“They didn’t give their lives…
…bravery…it seems wrong we have saved this virtue to use for our least noble activity…war.”
Memorial Day Memories 5/29/05
Andy Rooney was primarily known as a humorist who could turn the most mundane subjects into comic gold. Yet some of his most memorable commentaries were very serious, including this 2005 Memorial Day piece. Andy, a World War II veteran himself, honors the memory of some of his childhood friends who died in the war.
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July’s Full Moon in Capricorn: The Heart wants what it Wants. The 4 Stages of a Good Divorce. A Letter to my Children: You do not come from a Broken Home. Our Soulmates are Rarely Who We Expect. Men, Let’s Stop Fooling Ourselves: Size Matters. To the One Who Tried to Break Me. Mom, can I Call her Mom, Too? An Open Letter to the Fixers. How your Stored Memories in the Amygdala can lead to PTSD. Jon Stewart makes first appearance since retiring—”it’s not your country.”