Tag: national-anthem

The Story Behind the ‘Star-Spangled Banner’
Many Americans are familiar with the first few lines of “The Star-Spangled Banner” — “O say can you see, by the dawn’s early light/What so proudly we hail’d at the twilight’s last gleaming” — and...
Mark Cuban, the outspoken owner of NBA team Dallas Mavericks, has completely reversed his position regarding playing the American national anthem prior to the games.
NBA Forces Mark Cuban to Play National Anthem Before Games
Mark Cuban, the outspoken owner of NBA team Dallas Mavericks, has completely reversed his position regarding playing the American national anthem before the games. Earlier, Cuban had prohibited the anthem before his team’s home games...