July 4th recently proved to be a big one.

One of the biggest American Independence day celebrations in some time.

God bless America messages flooded the world.

Likable former heavyweight champion George Foreman came in for a small bit of criticism for defending his country’s national day it would appear.

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He stood firm however in his belief.

Dead right too.

He had this to say on how he started before his grill business and boxing career to one fan on Twitter:

Classy as always from Foreman.

He went on to say:

He continued:

Indeed.

Every country has their own history.

Their own traditions.

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Their own ways of doing things.

This helps make them what they are.

A solid footing for building, growing and improving upon.

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Like Foreman said, it takes everyone.

No need to lose the independence of any country.

Nothing wrong with peaceful and respectful patriotism in all sovereign nations.

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