Please, I’m Begging You…

…stop,  just stop.   This 10th “anniversary” of 9/11 is killing me.  What the hell does the NFL have to do with 9/11?  Every commercial, every break in the action, dopey ribbons, lapel pins, red, white and blue uniform accessories, flags and on and on.  More phony patriotism and “mourning porn” than I can stand.  Enough already. 

And, in case no one noticed, the terrorists won.  As a country we are fucked and have been for the past ten years.  We’re bankrupt, fighting two endless wars with no purpose, we’ve shredded the Constitution and our other supposed principles from wiretaps and illegal searches to torture and other war crimes.

Here’s the real legacy of 9/11:

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