The Washington Post reports that Major Nadal Hasan’s apartment contained some business cards imprinted as follows:
Behavioral Health — Mental Health — Life Skills
Nidal Hasan, MD, MPH
The Post explains: “SoA refers to ‘soldier of Allah’ or ‘slave of Allah,’ and ‘SWT’ to an Arabic phrase meaning ‘glory to him, the exalted.'” Sometimes there is simply no way to explain away reality.