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Salute to veterans

Today's Veterans Day..so I add my name to the list of those saying "thanks." Veterans did what a lot of others were afraid to do, and stood up for their country. For far too many that's included putting themselvesĀ  in harm's way, when others would not. I think it's great that restaurants like Applebees and even Hooters (!) are giving vets free meals today..and while most of us don't have that opportunity, we all can reach out and say thanks. If that means giving grandpa a call..or writing a check to an organization like Disabled American Veterans or other vets organization, we can all do our part. And I say thanks to my family members who have served, including my Grandpa Andy who served in World War I, my dad who served in World War II and my brother Tim who served in Vietnam. Thanks guys! Here's a pic of my dad and his bomber crew from World War II. He served in England and actually flew two missions on D-Day. He's the guy in the front row on the far right.



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