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Re: Fixing typo

Posted by ESC on October 23, 2003

In Reply to: Dover test posted by ESC on October 21, 2003

: DOVER TEST - ".The Pentagon has previously acknowledged the effect on public opinion of the grim tableau of caskets being carried from transport planes to hangars or hearses. In 1999, the then-chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, Army Gen. Henry H. Shelton, said a decision to use military force is based in part on whether it will pass 'the Dover test,' as the public reacts to fatalities..." Dover Air Force Base in Delaware has the military's largest mortuary, according to a Washington Post article. From "Curtains Ordered for Media Coverage of Returning Coffins" by Dana Milbank, Tuesday, October 21, 2003, at http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/articles/A55816-2003Oct20.html