Jesse Watters of the O’Reilly Factor visited Jones Beach, NY in 2014 to test beach goers on their military knowledge and history. He approaches several sunbathers to see if they know why they have Memorial Day off. He follows up with questions ranging from the American Revolutionary War to to the death of Saddam Hussein.
They answers in the video below may make you laugh, they may shock you and they may even enrage you. Hopefully, they will cause you to reflect on the true meaning of Memorial Day and remind you to pay tribute to the servicemembers that made the ultimate sacrifice.
How many questions would you have answered correctly? Sound off in the comment section.