I was going to write something similar to this but I doubt I would do any better. I would like to add that we indeed should give our thanks to those who went out and did a job that most would not (some of whom were not not given the choice in the matter).
Today is the day that the government has set aside for the recognition and remembrance of our veterans and their contributions to this country.
A day that I usually go on my rants about the treatment of our veterans and this year will be NO different.
This country owes a debt that cannot be paid to our veterans…..mainly because of the moronic belief that the government owes these people very little for their service. Think I am wrong? Then look at Congress and the inactivity there is on veterans issues and the budget cuts to the VA….just to mention a couple of the cowardly moves by politicians.
Veterans make great props for their re-elections, a good photo ops and great slogans but that is as far as they will go to see that veterans are cared for in an appropriate manner.
This country calls out and our people volunteer to…
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