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Indianapolis Kids AMAZE at NY Knicks Game

Right before a New York Knicks game, three kids kicked off the night with a spectacular performance of “The Star Spangled Banner “.

Jadore, Elijah, and Prince George Maynard are the singing group, “Mayn Event”. 65 more words

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National anthem deserves our respect

By Jacki Wood, written for the Nodaway News Leader

Two days after the horrific Boston Marathon bombing, the Boston Bruins took to the ice in the city’s first major sporting event since the attack. 776 more words

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Star-Spangled Banner Stamp Unveiled at Smithsonian

WASHINGTON — The Smithsonian Institution is beginning a celebration of the 200th anniversary of the flag and song that became the national anthem with a new forever stamp from the U.S. 224 more words

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Don't Stand For This! Madison Rising - The Star Spangled Banner at Daytona

America’s “most patriotic band” right.  I forgot. This is horrible.  This is not our National Anthem. It is a rock song ripoff of our National Anthem, and if it was being played at a sporting event or political event, I would not stand for it, and you shouldn’t either. 72 more words

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My USA Jacket

I enjoyed designing a banner with a line from our national anthem as well as a flag bearing text with more of our anthem.  Did you know that Francis Scott Key composed the words to our anthem in 1814, exactly 200 years ago?   36 more words