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Urban Legends and Folklore: Military - About.com
Urban legends and folklore pertaining to war, the military services, and military history.
ACLU Sues to Prohibit Military Prayer? - Urban Legends
Viral message claims the ACLU is suing to remove all crosses from military gravesites and prohibit all military personnel from praying.
ACLU Objects to Marines Praying (Photo) - Urban Legends
In regards to the latest urban legend that includes a picture of Marines praying ... that the ACLU has ever taken a position against U.S. military personnel — or, ...
Sears Maintains Benefits for Military Reservists - Urban Legends
TRUE: Sears, Roebuck & Co. maintains full job benefits and partial pay for military reservists called up to fight in Afghanistan and Iraq.
Did Obama Change Military Funeral Protocol? - Urban Legends
Forwarded email alleges that President Obama has ordered changes in military funeral protocol such that the folded flag is presented to the next-of-kin 'on ...
Did Starbucks Refuse to Donate Coffee to U.S. ... - Urban Legends
Starbucks' company policy restricts the giving of corporate donations to beneficiaries that fall under the definition of "public charities," which the military does not.
The Story of 'Taps' - Urban Legends
It all began in 1862 during the Civil War, when Union Army Captain Robert Ellicombe was with his men near Harrison's Landing in Virginia. The Confederate ...
Denzel Washington Funded a Fisher House for ... - Urban Legends
Email rumor claims Denzel Washington donated funds to build a new 'Fisher House' for families of wounded U.S. soldiers after visiting one at Brook Army ...
Obama on Military Insurance Proposal - Urban Legends
Forwarded email quotes President Obama deriding military veterans as 'whiners' for objecting to a proposal to bill their private health insurance plans for ...
Congress Planning to Reinstate Military Draft? - Urban Legends
Email rumor claims Congress is actively pursuing plans to increase funding of the Selective Service System and reinstate the military draft by 2005.