Military, Veterans

Should it be “Happy” Memorial Day? (via Pam’s Thoughtful Spot)

I was thinking the same thing as Pam when I came across her blog. Of course, if we don’t say ‘Happy Memorial Day” will Bill O’Reilly and Fox News start a new diatribe about the “War on Memorial Day?” Please read her posting below:

Should it be "Happy" Memorial Day? I’m looking at today’s twitter & Facebook posts and the phrase “Happy Memorial Day” is really bothering me. Really?  Is it “Happy”? Probably most people are just excited to have a three day weekend.  This is typically thought of as the start of summer (ending with Labor Day).  There is much talk of going to the beach, having BBQs, going to the movies. There is less talk about the actual purpose of Memorial Day – to honor the US men and women … Read More

via Pam’s Thoughtful Spot

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