I continue to feel the deepest affection for this woman who lost a son in Iraq. There is no patriotism involved here. He was fighting in an illegal war that was started to steal oil for the obscenely rich jerks who populate our government.
If you want a real eye opener on this, check out the Rolling Stone article on Congress:
Four Amendments & a FuneralIts enough to make a grown man cry, or at least engage in a little projectile emesis.
A month inside the house of horrors that is Congress
By MATT TAIBBI