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Thursday; January 18

Wouldn’t it be great to go back in time?  After all, things are in such a disarray in today’s society that it is awful appealing to long for the good old days.  How far back would be good … twenty years – maybe fifty years?  Sure, it be great to go back fifty years because everything would be better back then, right?  Yes, let’s go back to 1968:
The year the USS Pueblo was captured by the North KoreansThe year, that in the middle of the Viet Nam War, the My Lai Massacre occurredThe year that a plane crashed in Texas killing all 85 people on boardThe year that a soccer stampede in Argentina killed 74 peopleThe year that the Democratic Convention was interrupted by civil discordThe year that a mining disaster killed 78 people in West VirginiaThe year that at least one U. S. plane was hijacked and forced to fly to CubaAnd the year that Martin Luther King and Robert Kennedy were assassinated
While it is tempting to want to go back, we can’t … and even if we could, I am afraid that our nosta…