Monday, May 26, 2014

Why You Should Never Wish Anyone a 'Happy Memorial Day'

Memorial Day is not supposed to be a day of celebration (that's Veterans Day) but one of mourning the fallen.

"It is not a happy day," he adds. As an example of what Memorial Day is all about, he says we should all "search for the video of the Marine that stood at attention and saluted for something like 6 hours during the Rolling Thunder parade in D.C."

A solitary Marine holds vigil at full attention during the Rolling Thunder motorcycle rally in tribute to fallen comrades.