World War Two Americans. “The Greatest Generation”. Ha! Oh, sure, by our standards they were superhumanly patriotic and hard-working and self-sacrificing yadda yadda yadda.
But the Baby Boomers are their children. And Baby Boomers are the Worst Generation. It’s one thing not to leave your children a fortune because you want them able to support themselves. But,
“My goal is when they carry me away in that box that my bank account is going to say zero,” Willison said. “I’m going to spoil myself now.”
WWII2 vets kicked Hitler’s and Tojo’s and Mussolini’s asses but couldn’t spank their spoiled brats properly. Which probably doomed our country. So no, I’m not on the “Greatest Generation” bandwagon. The greatest generation of Americans was the original, Tea Party generation.