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Monday, January 23, 2006

God Bless America

(submitted From Email - Col. US Army)

There were protesters on the train platform handing out pamphlets on the evils of America. I politely declined to take one.

An elderly woman was behind me getting off the escalator and a young (twentyish) female protester offered her a pamphlet, which she politely declined. The young protester put her hand on the old woman's shoulder as a gesture of friendship and in a very soft voice said, "Lady, don't you care about the children of Iraq?"

The old woman looked up at her and said, "Honey, my father died in France during World War II, I lost my husband in Korea, and a son in Vietnam. All three died so you could have the right to stand here and bad mouth our country. If you touch me again, I'll stick this umbrella up your ass and open it!"

~God Bless America~

Comments:
Don't mess with Grandma..
 
Can you provide a link to verify that this is a true story?

If not, I have to assume it is a myth.
 
Gosh,.......

makes u think of what principles of human rights we ALL must defend...

however, those innocent people who died in iraq, were humans like u and me too, ...they deserve as much rights as any human in america has....

however, bush's decision to go to iraq I supported since saddam was a sick man who loved nurturing his ego...
 
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