It's like the old saying goes: I am not saying all liberals hate America and hate the military, but if you hate America and hate the militray then you're probably a liberal. IMHO it's not that liberals hate America which is the problem, it's that they just don't think America is anything special or anything which is that big of a deal. I love America and I believe in American Exceptionalism. We are the greatest country that has ever existed in the history of mankind. The Good Lord has blessd us with prosperity and a lifestyle better than anything previously experienced. People are literally breaking down walls to try and get in. But you will never see a liberal saying those same things. A Politico article highlights the exact problem we see from the left and from their messiah. I couldn't phrase it better myself. They really do see America as just another country, no better (and in many ways much worse) than the others. 7 stories Barack Obama doesn't want told - John F. Harris - POLITICO.com (Obama) sees America as another pleasant country on the U.N. roll call, somewhere between Albania and Zimbabwe That line belonged to George H.W. Bush, excoriating Democrat Michael Dukakis in 1988. But it highlights a continuing reality: In presidential politics the safe ground has always been to be an American exceptionalist.