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  2. canaryinthemine

    canaryinthemine Retirement....The Job I Was Born To Have!

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    Most people don't know the historical reference "Graveyard of Empires" when looking at Afghanistan.....Tribal warfare willing to sell each other out to the momentary highest bidder.....

    And, yes.....He was a hero....Fought for an hour, wounded and left for dead inadvertantly.....And then, to keep a helicopter from being shot down, walked into the line of fire from a machine gun....deliberately.....

    American troops are the best in the world......
     
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    I watched the ceremony. Trump was fantastic, he remembered names, dates & places correctly. The place was filled with many veterans. Trump commended all of them & mentioned that he & several politicians in attendance had not served. It was a very selfless gesture on his part.
     

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