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Veterans Aren't Superheroes

John4694 Wrote: Nov 12, 2012 10:16 AM
The blame Bush strategy is starting to lose it's luster. A fact that has somehow been forgotten by the left leaning media is the fact that the first stimulus package was passed into law by the Democratic Senate who along with the House were in control of the legislature in the last two years of Bush's term in office.

It’s tempting to think of warriors as different from the rest of us—they somehow feel less pain and fear than ordinary people. Only when we recognize that fighting men and women have the same fears and desires we all do can we recognize the real nature of their courage and sacrifice.

A smart friend said that or something pretty close. It has affected the way I think about bravery.

Not having served, I’m grateful to those who did, and those who are. I’m also grateful to their families and loved ones. The burden...