If you were hoping Google would pay tribute to the sacrifices of Americans who died for their country with an elaborate Google doodle, too bad. You’ll have to settle for a pathetically small 42 by 42 pixel image of a yellow ribbon overlaid on an American flag. And unlike the Google doodles for obscure birthdays and anniversaries, the itty bitty flag sits below the search box.

Not surprising from a company that celebrated the invention of Tetris on the anniversary of D-Day:

Here’s a look at Google’s priorities:


Google execs may not find it important to honor those who gave their lives for our freedom, but millions of Americans do.

America’s fallen heroes have our endless respect and gratitude. Their sacrifices will not be forgotten.