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Memorial Day: A Time to Reflect on War

Today is Memorial Day in the United States. It’s about honoring soldiers who died serving the United States in all of it’s wars. It started after the Civil War in 1868 and was called Decoration Day. 790 more words

Modern History

Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead--And So Are Many Others: Memorial Day

Monday Morning Musings

“Where have all the soldiers gone?
Long time passing
Where have all the soldiers gone?
Long time ago”

–Pete Seeger, “Where Have All the Flowers Gone”

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Monday Morning Coffee Club: Memorial Day 2015

Happy Memorial Day, Modern Philosophers!

This is a Monday I can support 150%.  Most people think of Memorial Day Weekend as the unofficial start of Summer, but we play by a different set of rules in Maine. 329 more words

Humor

Memorial Day Food

Happy Memorial Day! 

Zeus of Food is out and about today looking for some fresh strawberries to make the perfect Memorial Day Dessert! Look what we made! 195 more words

Andrew Beam

On Memorial Day pay tribute to Veterans who paid the ultimate price at Mount Holly or other cemeteries

Today is Memorial Day – a time to pay tribute to the men and women in uniform who died in service to their country.

As a way to give this recognition, today would be a good day to visit a cemetery. 261 more words

History