"I want to make it abundantly clear, if there's anyone who believes that these youngsters want to fight, as the Pentagon and some generals have said, you can just forget it. No young, bright individual wants to fight just because of a bonus and just because of employment benefits. And most of all of them come from communities of very, very high unemployment. If a young fellow has an option of having a decent career or joining the Army to fight in Iraq, you can bet your life that he would not be in Iraq." (link) [my emphasis]In fact, they all had the option. And they opted to take up weaponry to protect the country they love, in spite of lowlife scum who suck up oxygen here and who disparage them at every turn.
Charles Rangel doesn't deserve them.