Most of us never had to pay any price other than taxes and the bad government they buy.
Any war movies depict the real price that many millions have paid, and are still paying. As we see revolutions taking place in the middle east, that demonstrates just how bad things need to get before
most people say no more - we're going to fight this.
People in the US are so out of it, many only worry about themselves, and whatever trivia is crucial to
their current entertainment. That is not everyone. Americans are also the best and brightest on this
planet. I wish I could say the same for our political leaders.