There is a reporter in my town- who I consider a friend- who thinks that the folks breaking out in cheers and chants of U.S.A.! U.S.A.! after hearing of OBL's death was a bit much:
"You may not want to go there."
Too late, honey.
See, while I may feel uneasy writing this, it's still not as bad as the uneasiness I felt hearing fans at the Phillies game break into a chant of "U.S.A.! U.S.A.!" after news broke of Osama bin Laden's killing the other night.
Our brave soldiers had taken down an elusive enemy - finally. They had won.
But somehow, the red-meat celebration that erupted at the game, outside the White House, and at Ground Zero left me feeling troubled.
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