While highly paid and under educated NFL players continue to kneel for reasons they barely can explain or even agree upon, those who made it possible for them to act in such indulgent ways are dying.  Those brave young men and women of WWII, Korea, and Vietnam are ceasing to be able to stand, not kneel, but stand and salute a flag of redwhiteblue.  As we remember them, and pause to fold the very flag the rich entitled under educated NFL players refuse to honor, so very many Americans will pause each and every time, allow for a rifle volley to sound, taps to be played, the flag over their coffin to be folded and handed to the loved family members remaining behind, words of appreciation from a grateful nation to be shared, a slow final hand salute, and possibly between tears and numbness the remembrance of true words spoken by former General of the Army Douglas MacArthur will be recalled: “Old Soldiers never die…they just fade away.”


Source: A. Lawrence Vaincourt, http://vaincourt.homestead.com/common_soldier.html

Viewpoints expressed herein are of the article’s author(s), or of the person(s) or organization(s) quoted or linked therein, and do not necessarily represent those of The Olive Branch Report

Subscribe to my daily newsletter, and join hundreds of daily readers and receive news and relevant commentary

Don't forget to follow The Olive Branch Report on Facebook and TwitterNow available on your Amazon Kindle Device. Please help spread the word about us, share our articles on your favorite social networks.

If you value what you see on The Olive, please consider donating, any amount helps. We derive NO revenue from this site, and upkeep is expensive.

donate to tobr

Print Friendly, PDF & Email

LYLE J. RAPACKI, Ph.D. is an Intelligence and Threat Assessment Specialist who has provided intelligence briefings and consultations to selected members of the Arizona State Legislature on Border Security, Deviant Movement Groups, and threats to State sovereignty from May 2010 thru April of 2018.  Dr. Rapacki’s reports, briefings and consultations have enlarged to include elected and law enforcement officials across the country.  Lyle believes he is now being directed to sound the Shofar of Warning to the Remnant Church of the challenges and threats directed ahead.  He is the author of the successful Amazon Kindle booklet: “Our Forefathers truly Appealed to Heaven” $5 Kindle.