My series of works based on real and imaginary military ribbons and medals has created the complete opposite effect in the mind of at least one person who writes in YouTube:
Do you want to kill more innocent Americans with your ribbons. Why don't you campaign for peace? See the offending work in the short video below...
And here it is finished.
"Iranian Campaign Medal", Oil on Canvas, 24 x 48 inches, c.2007
By F. Lennox Campello (from the Digitalia series)