Commentary: Blind Patriotism, Youth and Bad Behavior Commentator Daniel Pinkwater has been dredging up memories triggered by recent items in the news about the bad and blind behavior of young people. He recalls how the threat of the "communist menace" infected a college friend of his into giving up his personal life to fight in the Cold War.

Commentary: Blind Patriotism, Youth and Bad Behavior

Commentary: Blind Patriotism, Youth and Bad Behavior

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Commentator Daniel Pinkwater has been dredging up memories triggered by recent items in the news about the bad and blind behavior of young people. He recalls how the threat of the "communist menace" infected a college friend of his into giving up his personal life to fight in the Cold War.