Growing up in America as a youth in 1959 was very special. During that time in American history life was at its best. We as a people were united in loyalty and patriotism towards our country. Of course there were internal social growing pains, but we were still united as a people, American people. We were gay [not homosexuals], we were happy and we were merry. Those days have long accelerated from the grasp of America's heart to hold a high spirit of genuine love and care for one another without being prompted. For some odd reason today sentiments of having high spirits of concern for our fellow American has been lost from our culture. One reason of many is that the majority of the populous has been tainted as obstructionist to the progressive movement of the national liberal media agenda. Such tainting sets up a division among the populous which in turn creates a polarization of the nation. You can't unite when there are deliberate acts of dividing..