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In Peoria, more than 500 youths eagerly crammed into the American Legion hall to see the Jesus Lizard, while 900 saw Fugazi play inside a rented exhibit hall at the Expo Gardens fairground.Thirty years ago, Nirvana’s ‘Nevermind’ rocked the Midwest|Dawson Barrett, Jonathan Wright|April 9, 2021|Washington Post
In February 2020, dozens of Fred Farmer’s friends and family members gathered at the local American Legion hall, holding flickering candles and pleading for information to help find him.An Indiana man never returned from a hunting trip. Strange texts and emojis led police to his son.|Katie Shepherd|February 12, 2021|Washington Post
Fluoride first entered an American water supply through a rather inelegant technocratic scheme.
Have you looked around the American Dental Association website for an explanation of how fluoridation actually works?
The best comparison here for an American audience is, well, Internet stuff.
Great American leaders have long contributed profound thoughts of tremendous consequence to the public discourse.Huckabee 2016: Bend Over and Take It Like a Prisoner!|Olivia Nuzzi|January 8, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Sadly, it appears the American press often doesn't need any outside help when it comes to censoring themselves.Politicians Only Love Journalists When They're Dead|Luke O’Neil|January 8, 2015|DAILY BEAST
We prefer the American volume of Hochelaga to the Canadian one, although both are highly interesting.
We can readily see how this might have been, from numerous experiments made with both American and European varieties.
He was in early life a shipcarpenter, and subsequently American consul at Antwerp.The Every Day Book of History and Chronology|Joel Munsell
The difficulty of educating handlers of bills in distant places as to American credits.Readings in Money and Banking|Chester Arthur Phillips
But you are English, or you are American; and men of those countries never misunderstand a woman, even if she is in trouble.Rosemary in Search of a Father|C. N. Williamson
Cultural definitions for American Legion
The largest organization of American veterans, open to those who participated in World War I, World War II, the Korean War, the Vietnam War, the Persian Gulf War, and subsequent conflicts, such as America's war on terrorism. The American Legion has established an influential political position, gaining support in Congress and the federal executive branch for veterans' interests; its efforts contributed to the creation of the Veterans Administration, now the Department of Veterans Affairs, which provides medical services and other benefits to veterans and their families. Traditionally conservative, the American Legion promotes patriotism and a strong military defense. (See also Veterans of Foreign Wars.)