Quote of the Day: Bradley Cooper

"His story, first of all, needs to be told," said Bradley Cooper, "And it's also relevant on two fronts. One, gun control, and two, the needs to address this – the many soldiers that are coming back with post-traumatic stress disorder."

After learning of the murder of former navy seal and most lethal sniper in U.S. history, Chris Kyle, by the hand of a fellow vet suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder, Cooper insisted on speeding up production of the film project where he will play Kyle. The film-in-the-works, "American Sniper," was first intended to share the biography of Chris Kyle, but now will bring attention to the issues of gun control and post-traumatic stress disorder among veterans.

Did you know...?

  • 1 in 3 veterans who serve in Iraq and Afghanistan suffer from PTSD. Check out these 11 facts about the disorder.
  • We asked our members what they thought about gun control. Check out our survey here.

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