When I was in my second year in college, a friend of mine from Shri Lanka who was the son of their most influential general, was amazed at so many of us watching CNN during the first Iraqi Gulf War.
D.K. said: "Do you really believe the Media is telling you the truth about what is happening?"
An Army MP reservist responded, "This is America, not some 3rd world dictatorship."
D.K. responded, "I didn't know American's were so ignorant considering your history. I wonder how long before you wake up, or perish?"