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Much to remember on Memorial Day

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We have plenty of veterans in this country — about 23 million actually, or 7 percent of the population, which is something to think about this Memorial Day weekend. And we have plenty of veterans’ organizations, too — Veterans of Foreign Wars, Vietnam Veterans of America, Disabled American Veterans, Paralyzed Veterans of America, AMVETS, Veterans for Peace, Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America, the American Legion. I think it’s because we have a lot of ...

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May 27, 2012
1 a.m.

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Great column.

I tire of the commercial exploitation of every holiday, but especially of Memorial Day and Veteran's Day.

May 27, 2012
9:22 a.m.

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Excellent sensitive piece

Thank you

May 28, 2012
8:40 p.m.

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Couldn't have said it better myself