Articles Tagged ‘Veteran’s day’

Google Doodle Honors Veterans Day

Google has been known to create some flashy Google Doodle’s to celebrate holidays, anniversaries and other important events. On Friday, the doodlers at Google went…



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Jim Davis Apologizes for Timing of Garfield Cartoon

Jim Davis, the creator of the Garfield comic, apologized for the poor timing of the strip that ran on Veteran’s Day. Click here to view…



An American Flag sits on a tombstone in the Marietta National Military Cemetery Thursday, Nov. 11, 2010, in Marietta, Ga. (AP Photo/David Goldman)

The Conversation: Veterans Day

Has Veterans Day lost its meaning when most of us today never serve in the military and probably never will? If you are not in…



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Veteran’s Day Quotes: Veteran’s Day History and Quotes

Veteran’s Day is a holiday that began to evolve after World War I. Even though the “Great War” (what World War I was named at the…



The giant American flag at South Park Cemetery in Roswell, N.M.  flaps in a light breeze under a cloudless sky Wednesday, Nov. 10, 2010, the eve of Veterans Day.  (AP Photo/Roswell Daily Record, Mark Wilson)

Veteran’s Day: Are Banks Open on Veteran’s Day?

Veteran’s Day is a federal holiday, so there are some services that will not be available on this day. Click here to view photos of…



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Veteran’s Day: Veteran’s Day Quotes and History

Most people think of Veteran’s Day as a day off from work, but this is a holiday with history that goes all the way back…