Washington D.C. – Local “writer” and veterans’ issues cosplayer Bill Reynolds was presented with a rare Presidential Metal of Writing today. “It’s truly an honor to receive this award,” said Reynolds in a speech delivered in the White House, “The Noble Prize is the most highest honor the president can bestow. And as a veteran, it is that much more important to highlight that I am a veteran of the vietnam war. As we all know, The Vietnam War (Vietnamese: Chiến tranh Việt Nam), also known as the Second Indochina War, and in Vietnam as the Resistance War Against America (Vietnamese: Kháng chiến chống Mỹ) or simply the American War, was a conflict in Vietnam, Laos, and Cambodia from 1 November 1955[A 1] to the fall of Saigon on 30 April 1975. It was the second of the Indochina Wars and was officially fought between North Vietnam and South Vietnam. North Vietnam was supported by the Soviet Union, China, and other communist allies; South Vietnam was supported by the United States, South Korea, the Philippines, Australia, Thailand and other anti-communist allies. The war, considered a Cold War-era proxy war by some, lasted 19 years, with direct U.S. involvement ending in 1973, and included the Laotian Civil War and the Cambodian Civil War, which ended with all three countries becoming communist in 1975.”
Reynolds is expected to celebrate his accomplishments in a post on KHTS later this week.