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Georgia On Our Minds

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[Savannah, October 19. Image via Getty]

SAVANNAH, GA - OCTOBER 19: Brittany Martin (C), the wife of Staff Sgt. Vernon Martin, and his mother Connie Brown (L) watches his casket being loaded into a hearse outside St. John's Baptist Church after his funeral service on October 19, 2009 in Savannah, Georgia. Martin, 25, of Savannah, died Oct. 3 in Kamdesh, Afghanistan, of wounds suffered when enemy forces attacked their contingency outpost with small arms, rocket-propelled grenade and indirect fires. (Photo by Stephen Morton/Getty Images)


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Well, at least her husband didn't die in a completely pointless war. Oh, wait…

(Sorry, war makes me angry and bitter.) #staffsgtvernonmartin