At least SOMEBODY remembered that the event ever took place and that its anniversary was yesterday.
I saw NOTHING on TV (news, shows, or otherwise) that recognized it.
I guess its still too soon.
“Other than that Mrs. Lincoln, how was the play?” — that one is still okay.
Some of the professional “I’m offended” crowd must have been offended.
The media was all caught up in worshiping that Communist terrorist Mandela. Not even Dogpile web browser had anything. They usually have something like Memorial Day observance.
A tragedy is when something bad and life changing occurs due to natural or accidental, neither of which the Japanese did on 7 Dec 1941
What they did was an atrocity
And I am much more offended at this slight, as always, on the part of the either ignorant, lazy or deliberately offensive journalist who either finds us worthy of such an atrocity or is too uncaring to use a frng dictionary
This was stupid in two ways. The first was in embracing the Japanese side because of existing drinks. The other was they could have created a whole bunch of new drinks for the American side, as a “patriotic honorarium”. While still not tasteful, it would not have been completely offensive.
The overall theme could have been Hawaiian, maybe even offering some food to match.