Memorial Day, More Than Just Debauchery

Mija (mee-hah) explains stuff you didn't about Memorial Day.
2:10 | 05/24/13

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-- and stuff. Well you know the meaning of Memorial Day. The meeting -- Mario games. Yes. It actually -- secluded beach in drink a lot earlier today it's America stay the necessary there meaning through. Memorial Day is the day that we remember the men and women who died while serving in the armed forces. So everyone on the armed forces and go -- and apologize for office. Originally was called decoration day because he'd be decorations on the soldier's grave act when we were terrified at death is some controversy as to where the holiday started -- and metal -- -- Pennsylvania. Specialist a Memorial Day however evidence suggests that it began either in Warrenton Virginia or Savannah Georgia -- that like to say stop -- Memorial Day used to be on the same day every year however congress passed some kind of -- thingy that moved it to the last Monday -- May -- bill that create three day weekends at a problem for congress. Critics argued that since we moved the holiday to create a three day weekend -- actually lost touch of what holiday is all about. Street but may be excessive drinking and taking. These isn't your thing. What sort of other things can you do on Memorial Day well you could go -- what zawahri all our deep keeping class this near Memorial Day Atlanta on the tenth anniversary of -- breast. So maybe you can go -- nurse who. However -- -- big -- He probably won't figure out. So let's take some time to reflects that's who lives is still live with your mom or argue with people on the Internet I don't think it. And all the men and women who served in the -- -- -- Thank you. -- they've been -- filled memorial.

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