Purple Heart Day is an excellent idea!

It sure beats the heck out of Barack Obama day!

August 7 is for the real heroes of this nation that were injured making it what it is. The greatest country on earth. Where you are free to be a total asshat thanks to the men and women of our Armed Forces. But the recognition of their extreme sacrifice is well deserved. I salute them! They deserve a day.

The Purple Heart U.S. Senator Susan Collins and Senator Joe Manchin III have announced their joint resolution in support of Purple Heart Day on August 7 passed the United States Senate unanimously. “The Purple Heart is our National symbol of military sacrifice. It is only fitting that there should be a national day of recognition, […]

via The Purple Heart — Tales of an Asia Sailor