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Does it bother you when people talk during the star spangled banner?

 
lovinangels

Asked by lovinangels at 12:07 AM on Jul. 9, 2010 in Just for Fun

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Answers (9)
  • no more then it bothers me that Obama didn't cover his heart during it.
    MomOfDagJag

    Answer by MomOfDagJag at 12:28 AM on Jul. 9, 2010

  • As a proud military wife (although i am anti-war) i have to say Yes.
    outstandingLove

    Answer by outstandingLove at 12:18 AM on Jul. 9, 2010

  • It annoys me because I feel like it's disrespectful, but I have to agree with MomOfDagJag, it bothers me more that Obama refused to put his hand on his heart during it. I expect more from our pres.
    ghostwriter777

    Answer by ghostwriter777 at 12:33 AM on Jul. 9, 2010

  • No
    theutilitarian

    Answer by theutilitarian at 12:11 AM on Jul. 9, 2010

  • No
    Erin814

    Answer by Erin814 at 12:13 AM on Jul. 9, 2010

  • nope
    PURPULbutterfly

    Answer by PURPULbutterfly at 12:13 AM on Jul. 9, 2010

  • No. I hear it a lot though. My 8 year old sings it in the shower.
    JulieJacobKyle

    Answer by JulieJacobKyle at 12:27 AM on Jul. 9, 2010

  • I am a Navy veteran and wife so yes it bothers me very much. It also bothers me when people don't place their hands over their heart. Whether or not you're for or against the war, you're still free. Not showing respect during the National Anthem is unconstitutional. I feel like people are not only disrespecting our country, but also the men and women that are giving their lives to defend it. That's just me though.
    nicolemstacy

    Answer by nicolemstacy at 12:30 AM on Jul. 9, 2010

  • Yes. I'm annoyed anytime people are talking and shouldn't be. Although I'm sure I've done it myself on occasion.
    firenicecream

    Answer by firenicecream at 5:24 PM on Jul. 9, 2010