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"It profits me but little that a vigilant authority always protects the tranquillity of my pleasures and constantly averts all dangers from my path, without my care or concern, if this same authority is the absolute master of my liberty and my life."
--Alexis de Tocqueville, Democracy in America
Wednesday, June 6, 2012
It's June 6th, D-Day. Sixty-eight years later, it is proper to pause today and remember those men who gave their lives on the beaches of Normandy as the Allies began their effort to take Europe back from the forces of darkness.