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May 21, 2009 Full story: Washington Times

Comments SWORDLESS SAILORS Graduating midshipmen of the U.S. Naval Academy in Annapolis are being told in writing to leave at home or in their vehicles all "ceremonial swords" and anything else "that might be considered a weapon or a threat by screeners" for Friday's outdoor commencement ceremonies featuring an address by President Barack Obama .

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Springfield, MA

#1 May 22, 2009
This ranks right next to standing watch with no ammo in the weapon.

Denver, CO

#2 May 22, 2009
So is this any different, say when GW the moron address the Academy?
USN-08 wrote:
This ranks right next to standing watch with no ammo in the weapon.

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