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Teck Coaching Series hits the trail for coaches & athletes

The Teck Coaching Series brings Olympic-level expertise to coaches and athletes in Canadian communities.

This year two-time Olympic gold medallist in women’s ice hockey Catherine Ward… 559 more words


The Star-Spangled Banner - A Capitol Fourth - 2009

Title  The Star-Spangled Banner
Composer  Francis Scott Key, John Stafford Smith
Live at  A Capitol Fourth, US Capitol, Capitol Hill, Washington D.C.
Year  2009 (July 4)
Country  USA

Aretha Franklin

Concert For Valor on the National Mall (11/11/14)

Events on the National Mall are supposed to embody all things America: democracy, patriotism, unity. In reality, they expose the country’s true underbelly: bureaucracy, apathy and a love of anything free. 522 more words


12-year-old Taylor Swift adorably sang at a 2002 Sixers game

In the spring of 2002, the Philadelphia 76ers had a blank space on their list of national anthem performers, so they wrote the name of a 12-year-old from nearby Wyomissing: Taylor Swift. 101 more words


"By the Dawn's Early Light"

On June 18, 1812, the American Congress declared war on Great Britain. For the next two years the young country was again at war with England. 214 more words

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Video: Marksman weaves bullets into 'The Star Spangled Banner'

A company that makes musical targets decided to demonstrate their product in patriotic fashion, and in the video above “The Star Spangled Banner” is played using a rifle and several targets. 21 more words


Video: Utah Jazz hold auditions for national anthem performances

SALT LAKE CITY — Sports fans expect to hear “The Star-Spangled Banner” before each game, and on Friday the Utah Jazz were holding auditions to determine who will be belting out the national anthem during this season’s games. 41 more words