Memorial Day 2013

Friday's Editorial Cartoon   —   Posted on May 24, 2013


1. Tone is the attitude a cartoonist takes towards a subject. Which pair of words best describes the tone of this cartoon?
a) sarcastic/cynical
b) solemn/serious 
c) resigned/defeated
d) light-hearted/humorous

2.  Memorial Day, a day when we actively remember those who who died while serving in the U.S. Armed Forces, should be observed:

How will you commemorate Memorial Day this year? 

Find out what is happening in your town by doing the following:
-Do an internet search for "2013 Memorial Day Observances" + name of your city, state
-Call your townhall to ask if the town will hold a Memorial Day ceremony.
-Call your local VFW or AmVets for information on their Memorial Day ceremonies.

Image by Bob Gorrell