"He who does not think himself worth saving from poverty and ignorance by his own efforts, will hardly be thought worth the efforts of anybody else." -- Frederick Douglass, Self-Made Men (1872)
Total Military Recruits: Army, Navy, Air Force statistics - states compared - Military data on StateMaster
If you look at the link out of the top ten states by sign ups, 6 of the ten could be considered red states with Texas leading the pack by far. It isn't that the military as a whole don't like the president, it's just that many service members have conservative values by default.
"We’re going to close the unproductive tax loopholes that allow some of the truly wealthy to avoid paying their fair share. In theory, some of those loopholes were understandable, but in practice they sometimes made it possible for millionaires to pay nothing, while a bus driver was paying ten percent of his salary, and that’s crazy." -Reagan
No problem with them canceling the concert.
As for his original draft evasions ..... when Ted had the chance to man-up consistent with his current loud mouth, he was a wimp. He would have more credibility at anti-war protests. Thems the ropes Teddy.
Last edited by Eighty Deuce; 04-22-12 at 12:07 PM.