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March 3rd - National Anthem Day

So, of course I need to give you this:

Oh Texas. Thanks.

There are a lot of great performances of the National Anthem on YouTube. I considered posting Whitney’s version, but we’ve probably all seen that one. 89 more words

Daily Celebration

Oh Say Can Mew See!

On this day in 1931: “The Star-Spangled Banner” becomes the national anthem of the United States as President Herbert Hoover signs a congressional resolution.


The Cutest Video You'll See Today

This little cutie, two-year-old Trent Harris, recently performed the “Star Spangled Banner” at a basketball game in New Jersey. He’s the son of NFL player Clark Harris… and the little guy’s version of the national anthem is off the charts CUTE! 7 more words


One Page at a Time

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I have been wanting to start a scrapbook documenting all of the major milestones in my life throughout college until now.  I wanted to document the performances, the awards, graduating from college, all of it.   376 more words

Definition #140 (Jeanne from Queens #12) A Poem Emerges

The Star-Spangled Banner took from 1812 to 1931 to become our national anthem.

The lyrics come from a poem written by Francis Scott Key more than a century before, “Defence of Fort McHenry.” He’d spent a night toward the end of the War of 1812 hearing the British navy bombard Baltimore, Maryland. 196 more words


Video: 2-Year-Old Sings The National Anthem Better Than Anyone

Trent Harris may only be two-years-old, but that doesn’t mean he can’t sing the National Anthem better than you. He performed the National Anthem at a New Jersey high school basketball game and stole the show! 18 more words