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Are you wearing a poppy? [Monday 9th November 2009 at 7:24 pm]

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Normally around this time of year you would see lots of people wearing poppies. So why is it that hardly anyone seems to be wearing them this year?

This calls for a poll!

Poll #1483029 Are you wearing a poppy?

Are you wearing a poppy?

Yes (pick this if you've got one but aren't wearing it right now)
No, and I don't plan to
Not yet

If you answered yes or not yet, when did you/will you start wearing it?

If you answered yes or not yet, why?

If you answered no, why not?

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[User Picture]From: dootsie
Tuesday 10th November 2009 at 4:28 am (UTC)
In the States, we wear Forget-Me-Nots for Veterans' Day. Or, rather, veterans collecting money in the streets pass out Forget-Me-Nots around this time. Very few people wear them in any practical sense--most people just put them on their car visors because that's where they donated from.
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