"and published for a wider audience."
not needed for this thread, take to crap!
Leave it to a complete dittohead to decide what's appropriate on this thread. Any under educated idiot knows that there are 50 stories about the origins of Memorial Day......to take offense to one, then to assume the ability to determine the veracity or motive just shows how shallow your argument is.
The best part is Memorial Day wasn't even a holiday until 1971....but you already know that didn't you.
Take a nap in the afternoon....you need it