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Monday, September 12, 2011

Follow the Herd

Dear Everyone On the Internet:

The word "obligatory" should not be in your vocabulary. Yesterday was the 10-year anniversary of 9-11. An occasion of note, no doubt, but if you wanted to post about something else, you can.

Or you could be like Dave Weigel and revolt against the obligatory 9-11 post by...writing an obligatory 9-11 post.

I'll do Weigel one better. He writes:
Printed on and stacked, the where-I-was stories of 9/11 would reach past the moon. Some are interesting. Mine isn't.
He then proceeds to tell you his not-interesting 9-11 story.

Mine isn't either...so I'll blog about something else instead!

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