I found out earlier this week that Scott Love was killed in Iraq.
He's the first person I have known to be killed in war.
That's just fucked up.
When I was growing up, war was just a game I played with G.I. Joes. Until a few years ago it always seemed like something that belong, in real life, only to other countries or in our past.
Here's a cache of the al.com story about Scott.