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the experiences of a great people. Everything that
it stands for was written by their lives. The flag
is the embodiment not of sentiment, but of history."
~President Woodrow Wilson
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CoolHistory The Dog Days of Summer Ever think about where the saying originated?
"Dog Days" are the hottest, most sultry days of
summer. In the northern hemisphere, they usually
fall between early July and early September. The
name comes from the ancient belief that Sirius, also
called the Dog Star, in close proximity to the sun
was responsible for the hot weather.
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