For Sale: Freedom

Wonderful post on the meaning of Memorial Day … Reflect on those who made the ultimate sacrifice!!

Mindset Overload


On Monday, May 25, 2015, a holiday will be among us where about 70% of the country will sit down with friends and family and get drunk and eat too much food.


Many will take in the weekend sales on appliances and cars.


The rest will step back and observe the day in the way it was intended, a day of remembering. The way it should be.

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When did we become so commercialized when it comes to these holidays? Especially the ones where men and women lost their lives, where is the patriotism in a holiday sales ad? Oh because it’s in red, white and blue, gotcha.  People will argue that it’s those privileges that we are entitled to have because they died for our freedom.  Hate to burst your bubble but that is not the freedom they died for.


We take advantage of Memorial Day, Veteran’s Day, Independence Day…

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About Dr. Rex

I'm originally from Puerto Rico. I was born in Santurce and raised in Rio Piedras. Have lived in Florida since 1999. I have a doctorate degree in Medicine; completed in 1976. My Internal Medicine specialty was completed in 1979. Worked for Puerto Rico's health system until 1985. At this time, I'm happily retired after working for the federal government for almost 28yrs. I want to offer any knowledge that I have to anyone "out there" who is interested. My views are liberal in almost every sense. My knowledge is "eclectic" - a bit of everything. Music and reading are my passion. Blogging has also become a very interesting endeavor. Metaphysical topics attract me. I'm interested in news reporting human issues like injustice, discrimination and abuse - the "wrongly" affected. My intention is to bring this knowledge to an understandable level and to help anyone in need. I'm open to questions and will answer them to the best of my ability. Currently working on an enterprise whose main mission will be to bring peoples of all walks of life together. To be one .... since we ALL are ONE!! The future looks bright and promising!!!

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