"Doonesbury" creator Garry Trudeau has been presented with the U.S. Department of the Army's Commander's Award for Public Service, Universal Press Syndicate announced Friday.Damn liberal.
The award -- the fourth highest honor the Army can give a civilian -- recognizes Trudeau's "outstanding contributions to the morale and support of wounded service members, veterans, their families, and the Walter Reed family of healthcare providers," wrote Major General Kenneth L. Farmer Jr.
"Your compassionate portrayal of Lieutenant B.D.'s recovery and struggle to assimilate into this environment ... has touched our Warrior Family and opened the eyes of the rest of the world to the physical, emotional, and personal challenges our soldiers face."
Doesn't Trudeau know that the best way for a cartoonist to support America is to attack the very idea of gay cowboys and falsely accuse Democratic leaders of lying.