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Let's not forget

Yes, it marks the first day of summer.  Yes, it's a day for barbecues and the beach.  Yes, it's a day for family and fun.  And yes, some might call a post like this trite and clichéd.  To hell with them.

All we enjoy today we enjoy because of the sacrifices made by others.  So please, take a moment to ponder that truth and be grateful.  It's a debt we'll not ever pay back.


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It's a nit, but the first d... (Below threshold)
Rodney Graves Author Profile Page:

It's a nit, but the first day of summer is the 21st of June...

This day is far more important.

We may never pay it back, b... (Below threshold)
Jeff Blogworthy:

We may never pay it back, but we can pay it forward.

Always feel a mi... (Below threshold)

Always feel a mixture of pride and sadness on this day.

Pride for what they did, and sadness that they could not live to enjoy their accomplishments.

Keep a cold one on tap for me, Rich.

Sarah Palin wasn't the only... (Below threshold)

Sarah Palin wasn't the only person at the "Rolling Thunder" event in Washington, D.C. while Barack Obama was in Joplin, Missouri at a memorial for the tornado victims and chewing gum while that event took place.

http://therealrevo.com/blog/?p=46924 - Rolling Thunder

http://conservativeamericannews.com/debt-and-deficit/is-obama-chewing-gum-at-joplin-memorial-service - Obama chewing gum at the memorial service which disrespected the dead of Joplin, Missouri........

TaterSalad,At leas... (Below threshold)
Rodney Graves Author Profile Page:


At least Teh 0ne found time before his golf outing to lay a wreath at The Tomb of the Unknowns this year...






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