When I first read this article, I had to shake my head....

a few times! This does not make any sense at all! "Tens of thousands of the nation's war widows find it perplexing and downright disrespectful to their late military husbands: In order to fully collect on insurance their husbands bought for them when alive, they must marry another man."

Read more...

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2011/02/10/widows-tax_n_821185.html