Archive for May 20th, 2010

Memorial Season

Last week, here in the United States, was National Police Week. In a world where police weren’t the enemy, it might be the occasion for public events celebrating the service and courage of the men and women in blue, brown, and green.

In the real world, regrettably, it’s the occasion for a lot of memorial ceremonies honoring officers who’ve died in the line of duty. This year, in Minnesota, this was underscored by the murder of Maplewood Sergeant Joe Bergeron only a week prior.
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