posted on Jan, 23 2011 @ 10:26 PM
From ancient European royalty, to their off-shoots amongst the US East Coast's family dynasties, and also those in many other countries, the global
war profiteers hardly ever see a battle, or get their claws dirty.
Nevertheless, sometimes they do grace us with a macho pose in uniform.
For me the most memorable was George W.Bush strutting his stuff on the USS Lincoln, with a huge "Mission Accomplished" banner forming the
Another favorite must be the British "heir and the spare", and the spare (or "laddishly naughty" Prince Harry) goes to Afghanistan for some
propaganda photos ever so often.
Links, clips, pictures and memorial narratives are welcome.
Perhaps some would disagree and say these decorative men would have fought - but alas, they are far too precious to put in harm's way.
Good heavens, no - what do they have the common rabble for?
Is there any politician who has falsely claimed military service in his shady past?
Is there anybody whose uniform is merely symbolic?
Please do share.