Veterans Come Home on Film (or, “Where Have All the Veterans Gone?”)

by Bill Kinder

Veterans Day is coming. It’s unlikely you’ve been preparing for it. We don’t say, “It’s only October and the Veterans Day decorations are already out.” Not to mention the perennial confusion with Memorial Day. But there will be some nods to it in the news cycle this week: some pageantry, parading, and perhaps a day of war movies on a cable channel. Continue reading