Why Isn't V-E or Victory Day Celibrated In The US?

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    It was a big thing back in 1945. The war for US America wasn't completely over but the end was just a few months away. It is celibrated all over Europe on May 8th or near that day. Why is it not over here?

    Perhaps because it reminds those countries now forcing invading "immigrants" on the American people of how they did nothing to help? Because American children might see those people for what they really are? Maybe they wanted to see America lose?

    http://rt.com/news/russia-celebrates-great-victory/
     
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    I believe it's a European holiday - not an American one. It would be like asking, why doesn't Poland celebrate Martin Luther King Day?
     
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    Memorial Day is coming up May 30.
     
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    Americans sure celibrated the first V-E Day!

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    No one ever refers to the Japanese sneak attack on Pearl Harbor any more either.
     
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    I think it all got consolidated to Memorial Day
     
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    The State of Rhode Island DOES celebrate Victory Day in August.
     
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    Perhaps because the war wasn't fought on American soil. The war ending for America was different than the war ending for Europe. There wasn't any bombing that stopped over here. . . .
     
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    And Veterans Day.
     
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    Or the Mexican sneak attack on the US.
     

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