Santa Barbara Beach
The first picture and the last picture
are taken at the beach in Santa Barbara right next to the Pier.
There is a veterans group that started putting a cross and candle
on the beach for every death in Iraq and Afghanistan. The amazing
thing is that they only do it on the weekends.
put up this graveyard and take it down every weekend. Guys sleep
in the sand next to it and keep watch over it at night so nobody
messes with it. Every cross has the name, rank, D.O.B. and D.O.D.
on it. Very moving, very powerful. So many young volunteers. So
many 30 to 40 year olds as well. Amazing!
The ACLU has filed a suit to have all military cross-shaped headstones
And they filed another
suit to end prayer from the military completely. They're making