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    Wow has it really been three years since this happened

    How tragic identity error linked two families - TODAY People

    anything else that makes you think wow has it been this long?



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    Re: Wow has it really been three years since this happened

    By the way who is that lady in the cubs hat?



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    Re: Wow has it really been three years since this happened

    It boggles my mind that Columbine was 10 years ago.



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    Re: Wow has it really been three years since this happened

    Still more recent then our last bowl appearance 4 years ago in 2005.


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    Re: Wow has it really been three years since this happened

    Quote Originally Posted by Dave19642006 View Post
    How tragic identity error linked two families - TODAY People

    anything else that makes you think wow has it been this long?
    Never heard this story before now.



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    Re: Wow has it really been three years since this happened

    Quote Originally Posted by mwitt View Post
    It boggles my mind that Columbine was 10 years ago.
    Agreed with this--I didn't really understand the complete enormity of the situation right when it happened, but as more and more came out about it, it became much more apparent that this even was going to be one of those "where were you" events, where you tell your kids someday. My father equated it to the JFK assassination, and he could tell me exactly where he was when he heard about that.

    Crazy to think Columbine was less than 1/3 of the fatalities that were eventually seen at Virginia Tech. Absolutely horrible...



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    Re: Wow has it really been three years since this happened

    Quote Originally Posted by bkurt58 View Post
    it became much more apparent that this even was going to be one of those "where were you" events, where you tell your kids someday. My father equated it to the JFK assassination, and he could tell me exactly where he was when he heard about that.
    Or the Challenger explosion.

    Or 9/11.



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    Re: Wow has it really been three years since this happened

    Quote Originally Posted by TykeClone View Post
    Or the Challenger explosion.

    Or 9/11.
    I spose we could add in Columbia too...remember like just yesterday.



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    Re: Wow has it really been three years since this happened

    I remember where I was for Oklahoma City, TWA 800, Chris Farley's death, 9/11, Columbia, and Pete Taylor.



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