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04-25-2008, 02:03 PM
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Originally Posted by mcphee View Post
Is the constant ackowledgement necessary ? A little patriotism's a good thing, a lot of it isn't.
Personally, I see booing as an act of patriotism as well. It's more than likely a "mine is bigger than yours" type thing (rather than a serious critique of US foreign policy). That doesn't mean I agree with the booing though, because frankly, I think we're all impotent. The singing of National anthems and the booing of National anthems offends me equally.

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