“I was in the Navy and I saw men and women bleed and die for this flag,” Uzcategui said. “If he wants to do something, go to some outreach program where he can do some good. And I get it, his First Amendment right. But you don’t sit during the presenting of the colors, and you don’t sit during the national anthem. That is not the way to do it.”
Unless you are not only soft-hearted but also soft-headed (a devastating combination) and maybe have a youthful-enthusiastic yen for limelight (a common-enough yen, for all that).
via Associated Press