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Listen to Us, America!!

For those of you who don't know what an icebox is, today they are electric and  referred to as refrigerators. A few even remember when cars were started with a crank.
Yes, we lived those days. We are probably considered old fashioned and out-dated by many. But there are a  few things you need to remember before completely writing us off. We won World War II, fought in Korea and Viet Nam. We can quote The Pledge of Allegiance, and know where to place our hand while doing so. We wore the uniform of our country with pride and lost many friends on the  battlefield. We didn't fight for the Socialist States of America, we fought for the "Land of the Free and the Home of the Brave." We wore different uniforms but carried the same flag. We know the words to the Star Spangled Banner, America, and  America the Beautiful by heart, and you may even see some tears running down our cheeks as we sing. We have lived what many of you have only read about in history books and we feel no obli…