Today represents a somber anniversary. I’m reblogging an article I wrote back in August in which I talk about what I was doing exactly thirty years ago today.
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There are moments in your life when you remember exactly what you were doing as though it happened yesterday, even if it happened many years ago. I previously wrote about what I was doing on 9/11. Likewise, I remember other events, such as the Challenger disaster (I was a freshman at Syracuse having lunch in my dorm dining hall). In this article, I want to write about another such fateful day.
Yesterday, with only a day to go before Syracuse opens its football season at Western Michigan, I went poking around a couple of websites for more information about the upcoming game. I went to the Daily Orange‘s website, and in doing so, I stumbled upon this article, which I was not expecting to see. As soon as I saw it, memories from nearly thirty years ago suddenly came back to me.
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