Are Military Vets More Deserving Than Single Civilian Parents?

Why America should reconsider its near-worship of military vets and retirees

A single mother and her child (ParentMap.com)

“Thank you for your service.”

I’ve heard that phrase so many times that I’m really, truly tired of it. Yes, I spent 20 years in the Navy, and yes, I nearly died (and have the scars from 140+ stitches and…