There's no other way really to start than to ask you at home the question we've asked everybody we know, here in New York since September 11, and that is, 'Are you okay?'
Forget the cheesy posters and empty platitudes. This is how I choose to remember today. It showed us the best and the worst of us, the dream and the nightmare of what humanity is capable of.
ETA: The reason I didn't post more about this is related to what Elon James White said about not forcing tragedy porn on folks who prefer not to wallow in it.