The Gamer Who Flew “Killer Drones” for the US Army | Super Users

The US Army’s use of killer drones has killed hundreds of thousands of people around the world. Brandon Bryant, a gamer, flew those drones. He tells us what life was like within the drone programme and why he decided to become a whistleblower.

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50 Comments

  1. Mac B on December 17, 2020 at 10:01 pm

    a.i. gonna complain a lot less. Yikes.

  2. Vladimir Putin on December 17, 2020 at 10:01 pm

    Where do I sign up to be a drone operator?

  3. Dark Knight on December 17, 2020 at 10:02 pm

    A lot of commenters did not understand. There’s a big difference between killing a bad guys and killing innocents civilians like kids.

    Do you serve your country just you can kill innocent civilians? Of course not.

  4. Ant Ven on December 17, 2020 at 10:03 pm

    what was this dudes rank in the army lol he didnt pull the trigger

  5. monkeymanwasd123 on December 17, 2020 at 10:09 pm

    you cant murder someone who isnt a citizen of your nation unless there is a extradition treaty. murder is by a member of a group againt another member of THAT group

  6. Cesar on December 17, 2020 at 10:11 pm

    Interesting video. Because we know how fucked up obama was. But this guy shouldn’t victimize himself. He knew what he was joining for. He knew he was going to kill people at some point.

  7. Zombie killa 115 on December 17, 2020 at 10:14 pm

    Trump first person to drop the Moab. When Japan got nuked not ones but twice. War on civilians have improved more and more with one to blame but the civilians for being around the terrorist. America is the terrorist for terrorizing other countries.

  8. C Doe on December 17, 2020 at 10:15 pm

    Fact: Obama green lighted the drone strike on a 16yr old American citizen while he was eating at a cafe in Yemen and blew him up and 11 of his friends. No trial nothing. Just murdered a group of kids. They said he was a terrorist sympathizer, i mean can you blame ppl for hating the American military? And he was a citizen and wasnt even given a trial or questioned.

  9. War Lord on December 17, 2020 at 10:15 pm

    I would fly drones happily.

  10. R.I.P the Donut on December 17, 2020 at 10:15 pm

    Then just get out of the military if you can’t take it

  11. DcoN on December 17, 2020 at 10:16 pm

    Its fucked up guys. We all fucked up.

  12. Balkanlegija on December 17, 2020 at 10:16 pm

    Check this one https://www.amazon.com/dp/B08DBSTY38?customId=B0752XJYNL&th=1 just incredible! Pride!

  13. DaNny on December 17, 2020 at 10:16 pm

    You wanted to kill people and now you have!! Why are you crying about it??

  14. Ritz Brecio on December 17, 2020 at 10:16 pm

    Dude needs better vocabulary for someone his age.

  15. Straw Horse on December 17, 2020 at 10:16 pm

    Toxic masculinity destroys men.

  16. kk84 kk84 on December 17, 2020 at 10:18 pm

    Fake video! Fake facts. Real actor

  17. Reinhard Persich on December 17, 2020 at 10:18 pm

    89

  18. Vegan4life on December 17, 2020 at 10:20 pm

    This breaks my heart. This man is suffering. What really scares me is my youngest son just joined the Armed Forces. He’s a compassionate man but I’m worried how his time in the forces will or may effect him should he be put in a similar position.

  19. Denver Meddleton on December 17, 2020 at 10:21 pm

    this guys weakbody

  20. taizer on December 17, 2020 at 10:21 pm

    Isn’t that the job. To kill innocent kids and women. If you are in the us military that should be the first questions are you ok with killing innocent people so we can profit

  21. Rex. Georg III on December 17, 2020 at 10:22 pm

    there are some truly sick people on earth 0:55

  22. asdfgoogle on December 17, 2020 at 10:22 pm

    I really wanna hear more from him. This is interesting.

  23. Hare Greaves on December 17, 2020 at 10:22 pm

    Based and redpilled

  24. Haide Haide on December 17, 2020 at 10:23 pm

    i hate war,why people kill,who gives you the right to take someone’s life ,and the 911 it wasn’t the terrorists who did it it was your own government u.s.a

  25. asilah zaharuddin on December 17, 2020 at 10:25 pm

    I can’t believe I used to like him as a muslim I am disgusted 🤮

  26. Preston Bass on December 17, 2020 at 10:29 pm

    When you let snowflakes join the military

  27. nam nam the universe on December 17, 2020 at 10:31 pm

    This guy is a shame for the entire gaming community. Gross.

  28. Ap on December 17, 2020 at 10:32 pm

    Obama the devil

  29. Cecchino on December 17, 2020 at 10:34 pm

    AND YET THEY BLAME US AND CALL US TERRORISTS.
    JUST WAIT… .

  30. Zombie killa 115 on December 17, 2020 at 10:34 pm

    I hope America doesn’t turn out like the Middle East where they constantly getting bombed by drones. America is not the only one that have drones many countries have killer drones as well. But America is the center of attention because of the shity things they do. Every American president have done something horrible. But they don’t get in trouble because the military is so strong.

  31. Jason Genova on December 17, 2020 at 10:39 pm

    Wow this guy is insane https://youtu.be/y8gO1jBykPY

  32. Horn on December 17, 2020 at 10:41 pm

    I guess that’s why they call him O-bomb-a

  33. Pick YourBattles on December 17, 2020 at 10:41 pm

    Is Vice going to report on the fact that this guy, Brandon Bryant, was arrested and jailed for threatening mass murder in Missoula Montana? His jury trial is scheduled for 22 January 2021. If so, hopefully Vice does a better job than this story given that Bryant was never in the Army.

  34. Varun Chaudhary on December 17, 2020 at 10:42 pm

    Bro I thought you start having fun after killing one men

  35. Shauna Ellis on December 17, 2020 at 10:42 pm

    Thank you for speaking out. You are our true hero!

  36. Mutt Cypress on December 17, 2020 at 10:43 pm

    Maybe the Military wasnt suited for you mate.

  37. Phil May on December 17, 2020 at 10:45 pm

    You didn’t lose a part of your soul, you misplaced it. And the longer you stayed in the military, the harder it would be to get it back. You were told what to do, who to do it to, and if things went south,you were thrown under the bus. By a grateful country. I hope you find your missing piece.peace.

  38. healingv1sion on December 17, 2020 at 10:45 pm

    ….so you’re a sniper?

  39. haider hlsk on December 17, 2020 at 10:46 pm

    in the first drone operation under trump a us girl was killed

  40. 0 0 on December 17, 2020 at 10:47 pm

    what a snowflake. this delusional kid really thought they hired him so he can play peaceful non violent video games at work

  41. Rusty Bucket 5000 on December 17, 2020 at 10:47 pm

    is it a coincidence that he’s dressed like a muslim? beard, wrap around his neck?

  42. pardeep singh on December 17, 2020 at 10:50 pm

    Please COVER INDIAN FARMER’s PROTEST! They need your help and attention of the masses!

  43. Evan on December 17, 2020 at 10:50 pm

    🤞

  44. mike deacon on December 17, 2020 at 10:51 pm

    you’re preventing more people from dying by stopping the terrorists.

  45. hollywood4466 on December 17, 2020 at 10:52 pm

    I never really wanted to do it,tried not to do it-"signs up for drone job"…..

  46. Supreme Lucks on December 17, 2020 at 10:54 pm

    Lmao Obama is a professional liar

  47. Phone Phone on December 17, 2020 at 10:56 pm

    Fun Fact: All ‘strike videos’ use a Metallica song.

  48. Ap on December 17, 2020 at 10:59 pm

    U knew exactly what you where doing don’t cry now

  49. Peyton Schroyer on December 17, 2020 at 11:00 pm

    Vice finally telling truth about Obama 4 years later 😭

  50. haider hlsk on December 17, 2020 at 11:00 pm

    he knew what he signed for. he knew he signed for a murderer position. he is not the victim. he is the criminal. no feelings for him

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