Wow – huge Twitter buzz this AM, regarding this military Google Doodle winner, featured today!!! Congrats and a big Hooah! to artist, patriot and high school student, Sabrina Brady from Wisconsin! She beautifully captured the best day ever, many military children get to experience. Hats off to her.
From the Washington Post
‘COMING HOME’: Wisconsin teenager wins ‘Doodle 4 Google’ contest with poignant military reunion
The competition’s theme this year was “My Best Day Ever … ,” and the Sparta, Wisc., senior’s winning work — titled “Coming Home” — shows Sabrina running toward her father upon his return from an 18-month deployment in Iraq.
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Not everyone who could be considered a hero has fought for their country. Paul Gleason, a retired history teacher, has never worn the uniform but in 1965 he wrote his first letter to a soldier, a student of his that joined the Army, and has since written more than 10,000 letters. He can been seen at Burger King just about everyday writing three letters, 15 handwritten pages, to active duty and veterans.
You can read more about Paul Gleason here and here
These brave men and women sacrifice so much in their lives just so others may get to enjoy freedom. For that I am proud to call them Hero.
Those Who Say That We’re In A Time When There Are No Heroes, They Just Don’t Know Where To Look
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