American Ideals and Values
Few things speak to the meaning we find in life like the symbolism behind Veterans Day. Sacrifice to preserve life for others stands in shocking contrast to the calculated murder of a nine-year old boy1 and the killing of an aspiring model in Chicago.
Until a few hours ago I didn’t know that you could buy lottery tickets online. That’s probably because I have never played the lottery. Not once. Not ever. Risky behavior only seems worth it if there is some reasonable chance of a return.
No presidential candidate will claim that America isn’t great. That kind of heresy would be political suicide. No matter what party they have pledged allegiance to, anyone running for our nation’s highest office will proudly proclaim that America is great and always has been.