Early boomers had Prayer in school. On June 25, 1962, the Supreme Court decided in Engel v. Vitale that a prayer approved by the New York Board of Regents for use in schools violated the First Amendment by constituting an establishment of religion. And the country has gone to hell in a hand basket since - literally.
Army SGT. John M. Rogers, 26, of Scottsdale, Arizona. Died June 27, 2010, serving during Operation Enduring Freedom. Assigned to 1st Battalion, 327th Infantry Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), Fort Campbell, Kentucky. Died at Forward Operating Base Blessing, Afghanistan, of injuries sustained in a non-combat-related incident.