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Wednesday, November 23, 2011

Good Multi-Culti

From the Wall Street Journal:

An English Thanksgiving, 1942

American soldiers followed in the footsteps of 17th-century Pilgrims and sat in the pew of Miles Standish. 


...In those dark days, Americans took special pleasure in displaying their homegrown holiday to the Mother Country. The English were dubious at first but slowly realized they were being invited to share in something very special.


U.S. Army Cpl. Heinz Arnold warms up the pipes in London's Westminster Abbey. Getty Images
Read it all, truly inspiring.

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