After another uncharacteristically good writing day, I took a peek at Dark Planet, which led me to Fafblog, which then pointed me to the BBC, from which I excerpt the following:

The suicides of three detainees at the US base at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, amount to acts of war, the US military says. […]Rear Adm [Harry] Harris said he did not believe the men had killed themselves out of despair.

“They are smart. They are creative, they are committed,” he said.

“They have no regard for life, either ours or their own. I believe this was not an act of desperation, but an act of asymmetrical warfare waged against us.”

real life is much stranger

Check out the entire article