All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Veterans Day’

Carrie Underwood Wows Crowd With Songs, Writes Essay

Carrie Underwood wowed the crowd with her songs at The Concert for Valor in Washington, D.C. on Veterans Day. She also recently wrote a poignant essay that hit home on Veterans Day, too. It detailed a story that touched her both personally and profoundly. The pregnant country crooner was stunning at The National Mall. She wore a black, long sleeve, …

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Carrie Underwood Pens Heartfelt Essay For Veteran’s Day

Carrie Underwood recently shared how one military family changed the way she sings “See You Again.” The 31-year-old singer penned a heartwarming essay for Time magazine in honor of Veteran’s Day. She opened the essay with explanation about the basis of lyrics in country music. One of the things she loves about the genre is how most songs are based …

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Sarah Jessica Parker Among Many Stars Saying Thanks

Sarah Jessica Parker, Roseanne Barr, Jimmy Kimmel, Carrie Underwood, and Courteney Cox are just a few celebrities who gave Twitter shout-outs to our men and women in the U.S. Armed Forces in honor of Veterans Day. You’ve probably seen a lot of American Flags flying high today on various social media sites. Tuesday, November 14 marks a day to give …

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‘Veteran’s Day’ Google Doodle Results In ‘Did You Mean’ Results

Google has a doodle up for Veterans Day. Interestingly, clicking it takes you to a search for “Veteran’s Day” with an apostrophe, complete with a “Did you mean: Veterans Day” prompt. I’m sure it’s a common error, and Google does return results for “Veterans Day,” but I can’t see I’ve ever seen Google point a doodle to a search that …

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Mark Wahlberg Stars In Peter Berg’s “Lone Survivor” – Trailer

With today being Veteran’s Day, what a perfect day to check out the trailer for the upcoming real-life military thriller “Lone Survivor”. Based on the best-selling memoir by Marcus Luttrell, the film tells the true story of the 2005 “Operation Red Wings“, which saw Navy SEALs caught off-guard when a simple reconnaissance mission quickly became a fight for their lives …

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Veterans Day Gets A Google Doodle

Today is Veterans Day in the United States, and Google is honoring veterans with a homepage doodle. When the user clicks, they’re presented with a query for “veterans day,” and Google’s quick answer result: Monday, November 11 (Veterans Day 2013). The top organic search result is from the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, and gives the user a history of …

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Homeless Veteran Gets a Makeover in This Moving Timelapse

Pull our your tissues, guys. This is a powerful one. Sometimes, all you need to make a fresh start is a little help. Jim Wolf, a US Army vet who has struggled with homelessness and alcoholism, was recently given a makeover by non-profit Degage Ministries. The incredible timelapse video of that makeover is below: According to Degage, Jim has managed …

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