Vahe Gregorian

August 17, 2013

O say, don’t take national anthem for granted

The cycle resumed Friday at Arrowhead Stadium, where thousands perpetuated the unbecoming custom of co-opting the end of the “Star-Spangled Banner” to “home of the Chiefs!” Those who embrace the unique tweak to the song see it as a point of pride and passion and, gulp, tradition even as two-thirds of us still don’t know all the words.

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