[size=5]and even when they are “forced” to stand again — the damages have been done … my brother rests in Arlington after distinguished career in Navy, NASA, etc. — so to some of us out there the national anthem has meaning. It ain’t the time, place, or forum to protest any cause …. Still players have a constitutional right to protest there — and for those who feel that 1 minute or so is more sacred, there will be a major loss of $$$ due to loss of interest.
Thank God for hockey … Carrie Underwood sings national anthem before Nashville Predators playoff game[/size]