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Memorial Day 2017

Memorial Day was kind of a big deal for us when I was growing up.  I was raised by my paternal grandparents, and every year my grandmother would get flowers to put on the graves of our family members who’d … Continue reading

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Weekly Recap (Sunday, 21 May through Saturday, 27 May 2017)

Well, another week’s gone by, and May is almost over.  Memorial Day is tomorrow, and everyone in the US knows what that means…that’s right, today is the Indy 500.  Every NASCAR fan in the country is going to be spending … Continue reading

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Armed Forces Day (US version)

Okay, I’m just going to admit it: I know next to nothing about the day, except that it was set up to honor all the armed forces in a particular country, and several countries around the world observe the day.  … Continue reading

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