Have fun, stay safe, and remember our veterans, the men and women who make the sacrifices that make it possible for us to enjoy this and all holidays. And please, especially remember the vets, police officers, and other victims of horrifying life-altering events who’re suffering from PTSD. Those sudden backyard booms and bangs of home fireworks are instant triggers for many, me included. What’s fun for some is devastating for others.

So, without further ado … The Oak Ridge Boys and Colors.

“Now I’ve seen people treat her like she was some old rag, clueless to the human sacrifice.

But you’ll always find a mother, a widow, a child, a sister or a brother with a carefully folded teardrop in their eyes.”