AUTHOR: Slublog DATE: 9/02/2004 05:51:00 PM ----- BODY: "A Kerry defeat would be the welcome-home parade we never had." - Ralph Peters on Kerry's performance before the American Legion and how disgraceful it was, given his treatment of veterans and the military for the past few decades. What the media doesn't realize about the Swift Boat Vets and other veterans is just how angry they are with Kerry and what he represents from that time. He's become a focus for anger that's been simmering 30 years. --------