the greatest generation http://wamc.org en Paul Elisha: The Greatest Generation http://wamc.org/post/paul-elisha-greatest-generation <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>Tom Brokaw, being widely recognized as having coined the title: “The Greatest Generation” and this commentator, a bona fide member since his enlistment in 1942, was glad to see him as a guest on a recent public affairs TV program; although the host did seem, somehow, to be more excited about the fact of this, than why its members were.&nbsp; It would have been helpful for the current, younger TV audience, for Tom to have had an opportunity to explain the ‘why’ of the generation’s origin.</p><p> Tue, 22 Jan 2013 17:53:27 +0000 Paul Elisha 56245 at http://wamc.org