“The entire deaths of Vietnam died in vain. And they’re dying in vain right this very second. And you know what’s worse than a soldier dying in vain? It’s more soldiers dying in vain. That’s what’s worse.” -Mike Gravel, former Senator of Alaska

Coming Home a Hero vs Coming Home in Defeat

“Military men are dumb, stupid animals to be used as pawns for foreign policy1.” -Henry Kissinger

1 The Final Days. Woodward and Bernstein. 1994. p.194