"god-less anybody would be appreciated after 50 plus years of attending the greatest spectacle in flag-wavin' bible thumpin'! We sit down during the bull shit invocation with murdering stares of "how dare you"! Love…"
"RE: "Got a list of these monuments" - if you got a handle on your ADD and read my entire comment, you'd have seen that I was suggesting monuments to those who have been responsible for "Preventing your country from being overrun…"
"So 200 years ago then. That statement you made sounded like the beat of a mighty patriotic drum to be expressing 'general and unspecific' opinion. I have never encountered general and unspecific views regarding 'preventing…"
"Got a list of these monuments to Generals and Presidents? Just the ones where the monument is to thank them for sending (and I quote) "young boys to beat back the hordes of Iraqis and North Vietnamese, and North Koreans from our beaches and…"
"RE: "That's plenty humanitarian for me." - I agree, let's all contribute to monuments for those brave Generals and Presidents who sent young boys to beat back the hordes of Iraqis and North Vietnamese, and North Koreans from our…"
"A long time ago, thanks to our military making it a losing proposition and possibly our shame and embarrassment over losing the War of 1812 to...wait for it...wait for it...wait for...
The graphic in the OP was general, not U.S. specific,…"
"Preventing your country from being overrun by the bad guys, from being subjugated, from the women being raped and the children enslaved, from resources which are yours from being put to use to benefit the invaders.
That's plenty humanitarian…"
I met a traveller from an antique land Who said: `Two vast and trunkless legs of stone Stand in the desert. Near them, on the sand, Half sunk, a shattered visage lies, whose frown, And wrinkled lip, and sneer of cold command, Tell that…"