On January 20, 1961 John F Kennedy was inaugurated as President of the United States of America.
**Now, before I go on, let me state for the record that I am not endorsing his politics. I honestly am not even sure that I KNOW what his politics were. So, I beg of you, please do not take this as any sort of POLITICAL statement. Instead, read this as an AMERICAN view point.**
In his inaugural address JFK spoke the following words"
what your country can do for you
—ask what you can do for your country."