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Red, White, and Green?

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Red, White, and Green?

Red, White, and Green?

Red, White, and Green?

Only Available in Archive Formats.

Commentator Michael Hood reflects on the dreariness of winter. Every President's Day, he braves the cold to plant peas — hoping that spring will soon arrive. The combined birthday celebration is a time, he says, to perform an act of faith.