Category Archives: Flag

Eight Thousand Nine Hundred and Seventy-Seven Plus

8,977.     2977 killed (because I won’t honor the memory of the hijackers) 2977 killed (because I won’t honor the memory of the hijackers) over 6,000 injured, and many sickened to death in later years. Your memory was blown … Continue reading

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After The Folded Flag: Memorial Day and Gold Star Families

A stoic widow graciously accepting the folded flag makes a dramatic end to a movie, but what comes after? For the thousands of family members of Americans killed in Iraq and Afghanistan, and thousands more from previous wars, Memorial Day … Continue reading

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The Daily Post Weekly Photo Challenge: Atop The Colors

Why do we fly the flag? To remind ourselves of who we our? To give others an impression, a symbol for who we are and what we stand for? Proof of our love and devotion to country? Is it a … Continue reading

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