Beginning in 2012, the Free Beacon has marked the end of each year by celebrating the men who lived the hardest, loved the softest, and made America American. Previous winners can be found here.
Freedom has been under withering assault since 2008, but continues to hang on, thanks to these great men. Watch our video for a taste of what’s to come, and check back with us on Monday, December 29, to find out who made this year’s list.
Trigger warning: The language in our latest movie is a little salty.