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in this episode of "if you want to know what my teen years were like,"
Today is the anniversary of Spanish Fork accidentally booking Rage Against The Machine and everyone losing their minds
(I didn't grow up in Spanish Fork, but elsewhere in deep mormon Utah, and I guess I'd forgotten about the backwards mindless mindset that produces this kind of panic, but god. re-reading this and it feels visceral.)