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Prison Planet.com » More Americans now commit suicide than are killed in car crashes as miserable economy takes its toll

  Suicide is the cause of more deaths than car crashes, according to an alarming new study. The number of people who commit suicide in the U.S. has drastically increased while deaths from car accidents have dropped, making suicide the … Continue reading

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The Silence of the Fallen – A Tribute to Gulf War Vets | Veterans Today

  EXCERPT…..     The booming silence made as warriors fall,   One by lonely one,   Felled not by shrapnel, nor by bullets from a gun.   Silent sounds that echo loudly, sadly heard by very few,   Warriors … Continue reading

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(“The only important things in my life were the US marines, your mother and you kids.””) Used by the State, Even in Death by Mike (in Tokyo) Rogers

My father died last year. One of the last wishes of this retired career marine father was to have a burial at sea in the tradition of the military. He told me upon his death bed, “The only important things … Continue reading

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The obituary of a lifetime goes viral

If there’s one time you shouldn’t have to beat around the bush, it’s when you’re dead. At least that seemed to be the sentiment for one Colorado man, who’s raising eyebrows for his not-so-subtle final words. “He enjoyed booze, guns, … Continue reading

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A Veteran’s Death, the Nation’s Shame (“For every soldier killed on the battlefield this year, about 25 veterans are dying by their own hands”)

HERE’S a window into a tragedy within the American military: For every soldier killed on the battlefield this year, about 25 veterans are dying by their own hands.An American soldier dies every day and a half, on average, in Iraq … Continue reading

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Is This The Greatest Obituary Ever Published In The History Of Death?

A Celebration of the life of Michael “Flathead” Blanchard will be held on April 14th, 3 pm 8160 Rosemary St, Commerce City. Weary of reading obituaries noting someone’s courageous battle with death, Mike wanted it known that he died as … Continue reading

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