World update, September 11 2019

I have a pressing engagement this evening so today’s update is coming out a little earlier than usual. 9/11 TURNS 18 It’s the anniversary of the Worst Thing That Has Ever Happened In The History Of Mankind, and not just any anniversary. We’ve now reached the point where there are kids old enough to enlist in the military or go off to college who weren’t alive when the World Trade Center and the Pentagon were attacked on September 11, 2001. Soon new military recruits could conceivably head off to Afghanistan who weren’t even infants when the event that caused that war happened. Maybe, just maybe, it’s time to take stock of what we’ve been doing ever since.

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