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150th Anniversary of the Civil War
December 1, 2010
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How do you celebrate the 150th anniversary of the Civil War without also inadvertently celebrating slavery?

Some of the southern States are planning endless revelries and re-enactments this month, but civil rights groups intend to protest the festivities because, you know, given the location, it's a little difficult to argue that one of the most gruesome wars in history is cause for party hats, dancing, and cake.

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