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Alison Killing: What happens when a city runs out of room for its dead - [TED Talks]

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“If you want to go out and start your own cemetery” in the UK, says Alison Killing, “you kind of can.” She thinks a lot about where we die and are buried — and in this talk, the architect and…

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Female WWII pilots barred from Arlington National Cemetery | Deseret News

The ashes of World War II veteran Elaine Harmon are sitting in a closet in her daughter’s home, where they will remain until they can go to what her family says is her rightful resting place: Arlingto… 11 more words

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Virginia 2015: Arlington House

Day 3: Tuesday, October 6, 2015

Have you ever thought about how Arlington National Cemetery, that hallowed ground overlooking Washington, D.C. from the other side of the river, came to be? 1,158 more words

This Gathering of Heroes

Nine days ago 70,000 people gathered together at Arlington National Cemetery to lay wreaths on the graves of our veterans as part of the Wreaths Across America… 467 more words

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A Wreaths Across America tale

It’s 5:30 a.m. on a Saturday morning, and I’m on my way to Arlington National Cemetery with friends. We have chosen to participate in Wreaths Across America… 899 more words

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A Six Hour Drive

You can accomplish a lot when you put your mind to it. This past weekend allowed for just that. On both Saturday and Sunday, Eric & I drove to Greenbelt, Maryland, to help his sister move. 308 more words

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Terrific News Tuesday

In every day, there are 1,440 minutes. That means we have 1,440 daily opportunities to make a positive impact. – Les Brown

Hey kids…it’s time for another edition of Terrific News Tuesday! 543 more words

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