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Old 09-03-2011, 12:55 PM
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Originally Posted by Fred314X View Post
There was never a time when I didn't love New York. However, I find the pseudo-religious ritual that gets observed every September 11 (with the obligatory teary-eyed Reading of the Names) bordering on disgusting. And this year, being the tenth anniversary--someone will have to tell me where the magical power of 10 came from--I suspect it will be even worse than last year or the year before. I know it isn't politically correct to say such things, but I am not a fan of all the public hand-wringing.
Agreed. We're unquestionably a worse country 10 years later. The hand wringing is political theater and media propaganda to keep people scared and off balance so the gubmint can go have it's way with your rights and taxpayer money. Bin Laden knew exactly what he was doing. Throw some chin music at the Yankees and watch them stupidly swing themselves into the canvas and spend themselves into financial ruin chasing the "evil doers".
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