We at Accuracy in Media honor Memorial Day and remember those who sacrificed their lives to serve the U.S. in the military. The grilling of hot dogs and hamburgers on Memorial Day can be a tradition for some, but it is also a time to remember the sacrifices of America’s servicemen and servicewomen.
From us at AIM to you, we pause and give a moment of remembrance for those who sacrificed their lives serving the U.S. in the military. Let us remember that grilling burgers and hot dogs are not the purpose of this Memorial Day holiday.
That’s up to you to decide, but it still is an interesting convention that’ll take place this Memorial Day weekend. Photo by Gage Skidmore
This isn’t a joke, but the current presidency is a joke (so the two go together?). To commemorate Memorial Day weekend, the Democratic Party’s official Twitter account tweeted a picture of Obama eating ice cream. Ridiculous, right?
We remember all the sacrifices of American servicemen and servicewomen of years past and present. God bless you and your families and loved ones, and God bless America.
Delivered at Arlington National Cemetery on May 31, 1982 In America’s cities and towns today, flags will be placed on graves in cemeteries; public officials will speak of the sacrifice and the valor of those whose memory we honor. In 1863, when he dedicated a small cemetery in Pennsylvania marking a terrible collision between the […]
On NBC’s Today Show, during a segment called Today’s Professionals, Matt Lauer questioned Star Jones, Donny Deutsch and Dr. Nancy Snyderman about MSNBC’s Chris Hayes’ comment on The Meaning of Memorial Day, which questioned the overuse of the term hero when describing fallen soldiers. “I feel… uncomfortable, about the word because it seems to me […]
Instead of the more traditional Memorial Day tribute to the brave men and women who sacrificed their lives serving our country, MSNBC host Chris Hayes questioned whether or not we should be calling them “Heroes:” “I feel… uncomfortable, about the word because it seems to me that it is so rhetorically proximate to justifications for […]
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