Tag Archives: Memorial Day weekend

Open Thread | Happy Memorial Day

HAPPY MEMORIAL DAY! Memorial Day, AKA Decoration Day, was originally started by freedmen. The History Channel & many other credible historians have confirmed that the popular holiday, in fact, initially an event held by newly liberated Blacks in Charleston, SCReceipts … Continue reading

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3 Chics Politico Memorial Day Weekend Thread | President Obama Speaks & Tributes To Our Fallen Soldiers & Our Loved Ones

Update with President Obama’s Memorial Day tributes to our fallen soliders.  Here’s a schedule of today’s events: May 28, 2012 11:00 AM EDT President Obama Participates in a Wreath Laying ceremony at Tomb of the Unknown   May 28, 2012 11:20 AM … Continue reading

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