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If it’s Memorial Day weekend, it’s time for right-wingers to impugn Obama’s patriotism
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By Pat Cunningham
May 25, 2013 5:18 p.m.

For the wingnuts among us, almost any time of year is a suitable occasion to suggest that Barack Obama is insufficiently patriotic. But the wackos seem to think that such suggestions are especially resonant on Memorial Day weekend.
A few years ago, for example, a big deal was made of the news that Obama would not be attending the traditional Memorial Day ceremonies at Arlington National Cemetery.
But the critics were hypocritical on several counts. They ignored the fact that George H.W. Bush skipped the Arlington ceremonies in each of his four years as president. And they said nothing about ...
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