Friday, July 15, 2011
Mila Kunis, Yvonne Strahovski #7 and Military Service
Hey wait a minute. I have a uniform. I can go to the ball. Where are my invitations from beautiful Hollywood people? Should I be searching Youtube?
My friend Ed from Door into Summer would tell me its because I am only a Navy guy (he would not use guy) and not a Marine. I think it is more likely that its because I am old and rusting. It is sad that most of the ships I have served on are in mothballs or scrapped. But I still can fit into my dinner dress uniform. That's something I guess.
As jealous as I am I think this entire episode is great. The more my brothers and sisters can get recognition for their sacrifices for our wonderful Nation the happier I am. They are getting the job done with little fanfare. Quite a contrast to our Federal politicians who can't seem to get the job done on the debt crisis with 24/7 news coverage.
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