Maybe one of the old boys at WB could get a megaphone and brief up the greif ghouls.halomonkey said:Perhaps herein lies the problem. Civvies do not know the difference. They have seen returning soldiers march through towns and being applauded. They then transpose that onto the return of the fallen. A quick lesson in etiquette before the cortege arrives may help. Or perhaps it being pointed out that if they would not applaud the arrival of the coffin of their own loved ones, is it really appropriate to do it to the arrival of someone else's loved one?