What do you think of other people's patriotism?

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    All this flag waving and the like.... Is it only cool when we do it?

    Actually, I wish the US did this kind of veteran's celebration here. This is the May 9th celebration from Moscow.
    The song is really sweet. It is about a girl walking from the orchard to the bank of the river reading a letter from her boyfriend on the front lines, and the wish that the two of them could get together on some near tomorrow.
    [ame="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nabYYdQkS58&feature=related"]Romantic dreams[/ame]
     
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    I don't think of it anymore than another's religion....Not at all.
     
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    The more patriotism the better. It's when you have none at all that I start to worry about you.
     
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    Patriotism needs to be buffered by wisdom.
    Otherwise you are a tool to be used.
     
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    Why do you hate America?
     
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    How do you make that leap? I like it here.

    I don't like Hollywood, but that is not the same thing.
     
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    No one has the right to question anyone else's patriotism.
     
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    It depends on the person, I tend to roll my eyes at the fervent hardcore patriots that wave the flag no matter what upon finding out they never were patriotic enough to wear the country's uniform, not a big fan of these type of cheerleaders.
     

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