Mourning Becomes Annoying
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Three year-old Jake Campbell was four months old when his mother, Jill, was killed in the World Trade Center attacks. He touches a picture of a heart he made in an art therapy program at the Long Island-based WTC Family Center Tuesday, Aug. 17, 2004, in New York. Since the attacks, Campbell and his caretaker grandparents have been coming to the center for its grief counseling and group support.
Why can’t the people who suffered real loss on 9/11 just shut the hell up and let those who suffered the loss of bladder control on that dark day speak for them?