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    Happy Memorial Day

    While enjoying the day, remember the reason for the holiday and remember those that made our freedom possible, past and present.



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    Re: Happy Memorial Day

    the oil companies?


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    Re: Happy Memorial Day

    I love America!!! and no Memorial Day has nothing to do with the oil companies...



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    Re: Happy Memorial Day

    oh, well the only thing i know about memorial day is that they jack up the price of oil


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    Re: Happy Memorial Day

    Quote Originally Posted by whirlybirds View Post
    oh, well the only thing i know about memorial day is that they jack up the price of oil
    no, they jack up the price of oil year round.



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    Re: Happy Memorial Day

    Quote Originally Posted by jj-cyclones View Post
    I love America!!! and no Memorial Day has nothing to do with the oil companies...
    really? nothing at all?



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    Re: Happy Memorial Day

    Happy Memorial Day
    I just enjoyed 3 days of camping with old ISU buddies.



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    Re: Happy Memorial Day

    Quote Originally Posted by whirlybirds View Post
    oh, well the only thing i know about memorial day is that they jack up the price of oil
    Wow, man. It must be tough to be you. In fact, my heart bleeds.

    On Memorial day, I went into work to write a training scenario for some Slovenian soldiers, who are heading "downrange."

    At my usual time, I went over to the gym, went for a jog, and then lifted weights with some amputees from the Warrior Training/Transition Unit that's next door to the gym. It's amazing what they're doing with prosthetics these days. But it's tough for these guys to relearn balance with the high speed lightweight prosthetics, because they don't weigh as much as their original limb.

    For some reason, I was too busy Memorial Day to gripe about how hard my life was because the price of gas was so high....


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