After Monday’s episode of The View, I couldn’t stand back and not weigh in…not speaking up on behalf of all of the nurses I know…
…not to mention the millions I do not know. The regular daily show The View made a very bad choice, making snarky comments about Miss Colorado, Kelley Johnson and belittling a field that most humans, including myself, hold dear: Nursing.
Watch Kelley Johnson’s monologue, along with Monday’s comments from The View here.
I have many friends and family members who chose Nursing for their career path and I wrote about 12 Reasons Why I Love Nurses back on December first of 2014 entitled:
I have always thought highly of nurses. In my mind, there is no way our doctors can do their job well without the nurses who go ahead of them. [pullquote]I think one’s feelings waste themselves in words; they ought all be distilled into actions which bring results.” Florence Nightingale[/pullquote] While following a Facebook page entitled “Show Me Your Stethoscope”, I learned even more about the field of nursing. Here are a few of the pictures/messages I pulled off of that page.