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Quote of the day: Wanna learn about God? Interrogate an extremist fighter

This is from God Is Not Here, a powerful new memoir by Army Lt. Col. Bill Edmonds: “There is no better place to learn about God than from killers who use God to justify their killing.”

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This is from God Is Not Here, a powerful new memoir by Army Lt. Col. Bill Edmonds: “There is no better place to learn about God than from killers who use God to justify their killing.”

Or maybe learn about the devil.

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Thomas E. Ricks covered the U.S. military from 1991 to 2008 for the Wall Street Journal and then the Washington Post. He can be reached at ricksblogcomment@gmail.com. Twitter: @tomricks1
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