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Robin Williams was a great friend of the troops. He travelled to 13 different countries over the years to perform for them and they loved him for it. But one day they turned their backs on him during a performance in Kuwait. The reason why and Williams’ pitch-perfect reaction is today’s must see video.

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Jeff Danziger lives in New York City. He is represented by CWS Syndicate and the Washington Post Writers Group. He is the recipient of the Herblock Prize and the Thomas Nast (Landau) Prize. He served in the US Army in Vietnam and was awarded the Bronze Star and the Air Medal. He has published eleven books of cartoons and one novel. Visit him at DanzigerCartoons.

Jason Miller

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Reprinted with permission from Daily Kos

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