Remembering a decade
No matter how we think of it, good or bad, the decade that just ended is one we're certain to remember.
It began with hysterical concerns about the "Y2K" computer crash that never materialized. That so few people remember that non-event attests to the many important things, both good and bad, that have happened since, including the 9/11 terrorist attacks; the Iraq and Afghanistan wars; the greatest economic crisis since the Great Depression; two stock-market crashes; the election of an ...
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