Re: It’s not funny

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Re my post about the lack of jokes about 9/11–well, I was wrong, sort of. There are apparently some jokes out there, as some sick puppies were happy to prove to me. However, none of the ones I saw that were jokes by and for Americans — e.g., those on The Onion — were making light of the event itself or making fun of the victims. The only ones I saw that did this, seemed to be told by and to foreigners. Which confirms my point–the Americans themselves took it so seriously they were ripe for the leviathan that follows crisis…

4:29 pm on November 3, 2003