In before the lock - often, controversial topics such as this are shut down by forum administrators. Locked threads cannot be replied to.
AND - give the guy some dignity, lose the moron and idiot terms... he was just a guy trying to protect what was important to him.... his family and himself...... In his method fo doing so, it just so happens that he made a mistake.
Ex - Navy, Persian Gulf Veteran. Loved shooting the M14, 1911, M60, M2