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By Mangosuthu Buthelezi
Independent voices from the The Washington Times Communities
Topic - Uss Arizona Memorial
From misspellings on the Vietnam Veterans Memorial to a wrong quotation on the Edgar Allan Poe Memorial, here’s a look at some of the most famous miscues tied to monuments and statues across the United States.
With its huge reflecting pools, ringed by waterfalls and skyscrapers, and a cavernous underground museum still under construction, the National Sept. 11 Memorial & Museum at the World Trade Center is an awesome spectacle that moved and inspired some 4.5 million visitors in its first year.
The last space shuttle is headed home.
This Sept. 11, the 10th anniversary of the terrorist attacks upon America, New York Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg will dedicate the massive, $600 million National September 11 Memorial and Museum at the World Trade Center. What Americans have not been told is that this "memorial" will remake Ground Zero so that it does not acknowledge 9/11.