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Can We Still Call Men Heroes?

Jim1653 Wrote: Jul 28, 2012 10:57 AM
They definitely are different. If you read the story of creation in the Bible, you will find man is called human but woman was called woman and nowhere can you find woman being called human. Yep, they are different. Bunches.

If just one man had given his life by throwing himself atop his girlfriend to shield her from bullets in that Aurora, Colo., theater, it would have been cause for amazement. That three apparently did so is deeply affecting. People earn the Medal of Honor for such courage and self-sacrifice in the military. There is no equivalent in ordinary life -- or what should be ordinary life.

Jon Blunk, Matt McQuinn and Alex Teves all reacted instantaneously when the horror began to unfold at the theater. The mother of Jansen Young, Blunk's girlfriend, said that Blunk, 26, pushed Jansen under the...