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Everyone has been talking about D-day lately. We thought we would add our own take on it.

D-Day anniversary events around US and abroad

7 June 2014 | 1:35 am Friday is the 70th anniversary of the D-Day landings of Allied troops in Normandy, the largest amphibious invasion in history and a turning point in World War II. Here are some of the events held or planned around the United States and in France: http://news.yahoo.com/d-day-anniversary-events-around-us-abroad-064815190.html

British D-Day Vet Sneaks Out of Nursing Home to Attend Normandy Remembrance

7 June 2014 | 12:16 am Bernard Jordan, 89, Hops on Bus, Ferry to Cross the English Channel Again http://news.yahoo.com/british-d-day-vet-sneaks-nursing-home-attend-001633484–abc-news-topstories.html

D-Day remembered: why Allies finally won Normandy campaign

6 June 2014 | 11:22 pm D-Day was the beginning of the end for Nazi Germany. At the close of June 6, 1944, the Allied high command had high confidence its troops could hold their beachhead along Frances Normandy coast. From there, the Allies material and manpower superiority and the grinding of the Red Army on the Eastern Front meant eventual victory was glimmering on the horizon. To many Americans today, D-Day … http://news.yahoo.com/d-day-remembered-why-allies-finally-won-normandy-232207785.html

The Longest Day [Blu-ray] (Blu-ray) tagged “d-day” 10 times

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Love and Glory: A Novel of Women Soldiers in WWII (Kindle Edition) tagged “d-day” 26 times

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The Longest Day: The Classic Epic of D-Day (Paperback) tagged “d-day” 24 times

28 July 2012 | 12:27 pm The Longest Day: The Classic Epic of D-Day The Longest Day: The Classic Epic of D-Day (Paperback)By Cornelius Ryan Buy new: $11.34193 used and new from $2.25 Customer Rating: 4.4 Customer tags: world war ii(30), d-day(24), normandy(13), american history(12), german army(11), war(10), history(6), british history(5), cornelius ryan(4), hitler(3), france(3), british army(2) http://www.amazon.com/The-Longest-Day-Classic-D-Day/dp/0671890913?tag=cclub-20

Overlord: D-Day and the Battle for Normandy (Paperback) tagged “d-day” 8 times

31 May 2012 | 1:57 am Overlord: D-Day and the Battle for Normandy Overlord: D-Day and the Battle for Normandy (Paperback)By Max Hastings and Simon Jenkins Buy new: $13.7962 used and new from $7.29 Customer Rating: 4.4 Customer tags: world war ii(9), normandy(8), d-day(8), operation overlord(5), history(4), british history(3), max hastings(3), american history(3), military history(2), festung europa, hastings, fortress europe http://www.amazon.com/Overlord-Battle-Normandy-Max-Hastings/dp/030727571X?tag=cclub-20

Pegasus Bridge: June 6, 1944 (Paperback) tagged “d-day” 6 times

8 April 2012 | 1:46 pm Pegasus Bridge: June 6, 1944 Pegasus Bridge: June 6, 1944 (Paperback)By Stephen E. Ambrose Buy new: $12.05388 used and new from $0.01 Customer Rating: 4.4 Customer tags: world war ii(27), history(14), normandy(7), british history(6), airborne(6), d-day(6), american history(5), stephen ambrose(4), 1944(4), pegasus bridge(4), military(2), steven ambrose(2) http://www.amazon.com/Pegasus-Bridge-June-6-1944/dp/0671671561?tag=cclub-20

89-Year-Old D-Day Vet Told by Nursing Home He Couldn't Join His …

6 June 2014 | 8:32 pm Bernard Jordan, an 89-year-old DDay veteran, was reportedly told by staff at the Pines nursing home in Furze Hill, also in England, that he couldn't travel to Normandy to be with his comrades for the 70th anniversary of the … http://www.theblaze.com/stories/2014/06/06/89-year-old-d-day-vet-told-by-nursing-home-he-couldnt-join-his-comrades-in-normandy-he-soon-went-missing-take-one-guess-where-they-found-him/

What De Gaulle Won on D Day : The New Yorker

6 June 2014 | 6:25 pm The anniversary of D Day, seen from France, is one where the American vice of self-congratulation often meets the French vice of self-regard. (They are different; the self-regarding don't necessarily like what they see, but they … http://www.newyorker.com/online/blogs/newsdesk/2014/06/de-gaulles-d-day-victory.html

D-Day Interpretive Dance Caps Off Month of Disrespect for Vets …

6 June 2014 | 4:55 pm If you weren't sure that the Western world's supposed admiration for the sacrifices of military veterans was just lip service, you were privy to a rather definitive confirmation of that fact in the past four weeks. A month which … http://www.mediaite.com/tv/d-day-interpretive-dance-caps-off-month-of-disrespect-for-vets/

D Day

D Day has been in the news a lot lately. Here the latest.

World honors D-Day's fallen, 70 years on

6 June 2014 | 7:46 am COLLEVILLE-SUR-MER, France (AP) Men who stormed Normandy's shore 70 years ago joined world leaders Friday in paying tribute to the 150,000 Allied troops who risked and lost their lives in the D-Day landings in Nazi-occupied France, in a day of international commemorations of history's biggest amphibious invasion. http://news.yahoo.com/world-honors-d-days-fallen-70-years-074542094.html

D-Day anniversary events around US and abroad

6 June 2014 | 7:11 am Friday is the 70th anniversary of the D-Day landings of Allied troops in Normandy, the largest amphibious invasion in history and a turning point in World War II. Here are some of the events planned around the United States and in France: http://news.yahoo.com/d-day-anniversary-events-around-us-abroad-064815190.html

Veterans honor D-Day's fallen, 70 years on

6 June 2014 | 6:57 am COLLEVILLE-SUR-MER, France (AP) Men who stormed Normandy's shore 70 years ago paid tribute Friday to comrades killed in the D-Day landings in Nazi-occupied France 70 years ago in a sunrise ceremony that started a day of international commemorations of history's biggest amphibious invasion. http://news.yahoo.com/veterans-honor-d-days-fallen-70-years-050510392.html

Agent Garbo: The Brilliant, Eccentric Secret Agent Who Tricked Hitler and Saved D-Day (Hardcover) tagged “d day” 3 times

13 October 2012 | 5:35 pm Agent Garbo: The Brilliant, Eccentric Secret Agent Who Tricked Hitler and Saved D-Day Agent Garbo: The Brilliant, Eccentric Secret Agent Who Tricked Hitler and Saved D-Day (Hardcover)By Stephan Talty Buy new: $19.63142 used and new from $0.01 Customer Rating: 4.6 Customer tags: d day(3), m16(2), spies(2), world war ii(2), churchill(2), m15, garbo, double agents, invasion of europe, juan pujol, ike, invasion of normandy http://www.amazon.com/Agent-Garbo-Brilliant-Eccentric-Tricked/dp/0547614810?tag=cclub-20

The Twilight War: The Secret History of America's Thirty-Year Conflict with Iran (Hardcover) tagged “d day” 2 times

18 August 2012 | 5:51 pm The Twilight War: The Secret History of America's Thirty-Year Conflict with Iran The Twilight War: The Secret History of America’s Thirty-Year Conflict with Iran (Hardcover)By David Crist Buy new: $23.37104 used and new from $0.01 Customer Rating: 4.6 Customer tags: civil war(2), garbo(2), middle east history(2), d day(2), iran history(2), middle east(2), iran(2), churchill(2), ike(2), double agents, invasion of europe, invasion of normandy http://www.amazon.com/The-Twilight-War-Americas-Thirty-Year/dp/1594203415?tag=cclub-20

Omaha Beach: A Flawed Victory (Hardcover) tagged “d day” 4 times

16 June 2012 | 5:42 pm Omaha Beach: A Flawed Victory Omaha Beach: A Flawed Victory (Hardcover)By Adrian R. Lewis Buy new: $52.25128 used and new from $0.25 Customer Rating: 4.6 Customer tags: d day(4), world war ii(4), normandy(4), military(3), strategy(2), adrian r lewis(2), revisionist myopia http://www.amazon.com/Omaha-Beach-A-Flawed-Victory/dp/080782609X?tag=cclub-20

Fortitude: The D-Day Deception Campaign (Hardcover) tagged “d day” 2 times

3 June 2012 | 4:39 pm Fortitude: The D-Day Deception Campaign Fortitude: The D-Day Deception Campaign (Hardcover)By Roger Fleetwood Hesketh Buy new: $26.4998 used and new from $0.34 Customer Rating: 4.6 Customer tags: d day(2), world war ii(2), yes, intelligence, strategy, normandy, deception, roger hesketh, operation fortitude http://www.amazon.com/Fortitude-The-D-Day-Deception-Campaign/dp/1585670758?tag=cclub-20

Bodyguard of Lies: The Extraordinary True Story Behind D-Day (Paperback) tagged “d day” 4 times

3 June 2012 | 4:37 pm Bodyguard of Lies: The Extraordinary True Story Behind D-Day Bodyguard of Lies: The Extraordinary True Story Behind D-Day (Paperback)By Anthony Cave Brown Buy new: $14.6554 used and new from $4.56 Customer Rating: 4.6 Customer tags: military history(5), intelligence(4), deception(4), d day(4), spies(4), espionage(4), ultra(3), double agent(2), axis(2), world war ii(2), book recommendations, allied http://www.amazon.com/Bodyguard-Lies-Extraordinary-Story-Behind/dp/1599213834?tag=cclub-20

Nazi Propaganda Video Claims D-Day Failed – Business Insider

5 June 2014 | 8:35 pm The success of the Allied DDay Invasion caught the Nazis off guard and threw their war strategy to the dogs. Suddenly, Nazi Germany found itself fighting a two front war against foes that were making increasingly fast strides … http://www.businessinsider.com/nazi-propaganda-video-claims-d-day-failed-2014-6

D-Day as Putin meets world leaders LIVE UPDATES RT News

5 June 2014 | 6:22 pm World leaders, including Russian President Vladimir Putin, have flocked to France to mark the 70th anniversary of the DDay landings in WWII. http://rt.com/news/163980-france-d-day-putin-ukraine/

D-Day's Going to Be a Bit Awkward This Year – Foreign Policy

5 June 2014 | 2:47 pm War is politics by other means and so is its commemoration. World leaders will gather on the beaches of Normandy on June 6 to mark the 70th anniversary of DDay and they will bring their political and historic baggage with … http://www.foreignpolicy.com/articles/2014/06/05/d_days_going_to_be_a_bit_awkward_this_year_europe_normandy_france_germany

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