But, really. What would you have proposed?
Sending the RM to the coast to say, "If you celebrate, we'll blow the ****e out of you, in an unprecedented display of lack of diplomacy that even we Brits balk at"?
You're a tool.
Furthermore, please explain how we have "fallen" -- according to pretty much everyone but, er, Texans, America's the nation taking a nose-dive right now.
Or, were you possibly referring to how we gave up the largest empire in the history of the world to defeat the Nazis while the Americans sat around selling cars to Hitler?
Boston = City of Champions: Bruins 2011; Celtics 2008; Red Sox 2004, 2007; Patriots 2002, 2004, 2005
Jon Huntsman for President