Moment of silence

Previous efforts at a moment of silence for the 1972 athletes and coaches were rejected.
The Los Angeles Lakers legend, his daughter Gianna and seven others were killed in a helicopter crash a week before the game.
It was the weirdest of more than a dozen shoutouts to the nearly 63 million Americans who voted for Trump.
Gov. Andrew Cuomo signed a bill into law that honors the lives of those who were killed during the tragic attacks on U.S. soil on Sept. 11, 2001.
The pop star called on fans to "reflect on our love and respect" for the Queen of Soul.
Newsrooms paused their work at 2:33 p.m. EDT, exactly one week after the attack, the deadliest day for U.S. journalists since Sept. 11, 2001.
“I don’t want to offer any more condolences, I want to find answers,” said team manager A.J. Hinch.
The Moment Of Silence That Never Ended
At first glance, the idea of having an interreligious prayer might seem disingenuous and perhaps even insulting; one might ask whether or not the prayer is truly "meaningful": does the language used reflect how one understands their idea and conceptualization of the divine?