This is What Happens to an Armed Populace: Tamil Tigers Reboot Edition by Robert Farago | Nov 08, 2012 | 6 comments facebook twitter linkedin email [h/t thefirearmblog.com] comments jwm says: November 8, 2012 at 14:25 The stress of competition should be a breeze after the stress of combat. Reply Jake says: November 8, 2012 at 15:07 these guys seem to be a little old to have been forced child soldiers during the time of that conflict… If they were only kids it would have to have been quite a while ago. If so I could see rehabilitation, but if they joined a terrorist organization as adults shouldn’t they be in front of a firing line or working a chain gang til they drop of old age? Reply jkp says: November 8, 2012 at 23:18 That war was going on for around 25-26 years. And it only ended relatively recently. Reply RiddleofSteel says: November 8, 2012 at 16:46 So the Sri Lanken govt is rehabbing former “terrorists” by training them to be expert marksmen? Makes as much sense as putting a reformed child molester in charge of nap time at the local daycare… Reply gabba says: November 8, 2012 at 23:22 sometimes life is counterintuitive. Reply John Fritz says: November 8, 2012 at 22:19 Turning crack cook into apothecary. Works for me. Reply Write a Comment Cancel reply Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.