After the Show Show: Surprise for Major Rooney's daughters
American Girl store sends a special thank you
- Duration 4:46
- Date Jul 4, 2012
American Girl store sends a special thank you
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I think a major Dan Rooney has always been a great friend of our show and all -- you do for the service to this country and help you get the message out about our wounded warriors and everything else to do it and so it's great to have you this morning and little special treat for you and your beautiful little girls here you -- -- -- -- names here.
You this is -- -- -- -- Victoria.
And we have a little surprise for you.
-- the American girl store here in Manhattan.
Wanted to thank you for all that you do turnaround because they brought you some American girl dolls.
She don't work quite -- A couple boy dad yeah -- -- that is wonderful.
That's paid them.
And I understand this American -- -- are you familiar.
-- -- Any father with a little girls.
And you'll be there -- soon.
Not Bennett's visit means so much hell yeah I mean so I don't know what they put -- -- the holes I'm a little concerned voter reaction.
On the coast -- -- daughter drag Mason go to the American girls are like every month on what he's like I'm an American girl store again.
Then I I don't know what's in the air conditioning and one day -- out of there but don't talk about folds of -- my good name and what does this story would be.
-- a -- of the origin the folded flag when you see it and it's triangle -- what that means.
And maybe you don't realize that there's actually definition for each one of the folds.
The -- specifically as one nation under god where our hearts -- and that was that the origins of the name is actually my brother in law.
Came up with came up with the idea.
Two to tie it to the flag and and it's meetings and I think when you look at our mission now obviously giving scholarships -- It's what we do but it's it's much more -- action revitalized patriotism in our country and to.
From -- and motivate.
At 99% of the country -- free courtesy of the 1% to serve that we all.
Need to give back and I know I watched a lot of the segments that three guesses today.
-- is an amazing golf event just recently down there and you get sued him in getting great message out about them.
About folds of honor and of course all we know the wounded warriors and -- president present there as well -- yet.
Incredible incredible turnout I mean it was a response to that as well new fox covered it extensively.
It was -- in -- Peter Jacobson's down of the famous funny guy on the Champions Tour now they came up to me afterwards and was like hey this is an unbelievable gathering of people and I was on Memorial Day so it goes back to you know what -- these.
Mean and we had guys from you know Rascal Flatts and Vince killed -- Craig T.
Rickie Fowler mean hottest young golfer in the -- of the -- havens in the Tom Lehman's the world but on that day.
They weren't the celebrities it was a heroes the guys and girls that serve in the military that played alongside of them that made the event so special.
But it again it was.
Memorial Day and what is it really mean and it's not the -- bust out the barbecue.
All those things are great but encouraging people remember.
What it's really about and what it's really bad you think about.
The heroes you think about the service and sacrifice independence and you see beautiful girls like this playing with the American girl dolls and then you see the girl scouts of America.
It must -- you -- I've made the right choice in terms of helping serve and protect and they all my Brothers and sisters do the same thing.
I had my you couldn't couldn't say it better you think you're anyone's greatest blessings in life is figuring out party here.
Science of human condition were all funded by.
And when you're able to to put forth and I would say is that amazing irony that when you reach out to help someone in need is -- actually -- being helped yeah.
It's been it's been spent.
-- they are here to it.
What's the response down there.
They're so excited thank you sell -- Haven't we get people to sit down in the middle of Manhattan on a street corner but that growth they're going to be out here all day.
You guys excited about them.
-- Well thanks to American girl store for Purdue in this Internet thanks for all that you do for us and a mystery country bars at happy fourth of July and happy independent state we've got to Clive -- here from Budweiser is -- you've got everything -- -- got pizza for patriots who got Alfredo we've got declines Deborah Budweiser.
Thanks to the donations of course as well -- they're making -- working on getting their goal godless America.
-- -- we'll see you tomorrow morning up lots of friends thanks everyone write brilliantly all the beer alternate.
You get your act that.