Monday, August 23, 2010

Haven't posted in a long while, but what I want to say couldnt fit into the FB status bar so decided to write it down here.

http://www.facebook.com/?ref=logo#!/video/video.php?v=455621345922

I'm sure many people have watched this video by now, that has gone viral on Facebook and Youtube. Its a ten minute video showing all the returning US veterans surprising their loved ones at home, in school and even at the airport. I initially thought that it was just a ten minute video of people hugging each other, but was eventually reduced to tears.

However, even more important was how the video drove home the message that war is cruel; it separates the brave men and women from their loved ones all across America. How that should be allowed to happen is beyond understanding.

Im happy that they get to go home. Thank God they pulled the plug on the Iraq War.


Mrs Brightside at 8:39 pm (0) comments

{xoxo}



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