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Urban Legends and Folklore: Military
Urban legends and folklore pertaining to war, the military services, and military history.
Pep Boys Firing All Military Employees - Urban Legends
False email rumor alleges that Pep Boys, the national auto parts chain based in Philadelphia, is firing all reservist and National Guard employees called up for ...
Did Obama Change Military Funeral Protocol? - Urban Legends
Online rumor alleges that U.S. military funeral protocol has been changed such that when the folded flag is presented to relatives of the deceased, it's now done ...
ACLU Sues to Prohibit Military Prayer? - Urban Legends
Viral message claims the ACLU has filed lawsuits to remove all crosses from military gravesites and prohibit all military personnel from praying. It further states ...
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, ...
Five Nuclear Carriers at Norfolk? - Urban Legends
Mar 1, 2013 ... Viral message claims 5 nuclear carriers were docked simultaneously at Norfolk Naval Station, allegedly a breach of military protocol and the ...
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.
Was Mr. Rogers a Marine Sniper or Navy SEAL? - Urban Legends
Jul 11, 2014 ... From the Urban Legends Mailbag ... information we have about him is wrong, Fred McFeely Rogers never served in the military in any capacity, ...
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.
Email: Denzel Washington Funded a Fisher House ... - 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 ...