the anniversary of a tragedy made famous by the songwriter/singer Gordon Lightfoot:
The Wreck of the Edmund Fitzgerald
(As far as the music goes, who hasn't played the famous song on their guitar? Ching-chinga-ching, ching-chinga-ching - believe me, the rhythm part is really boring...)
... of the Used, Abused, and Utterly Screwed Up.
A Secular Franciscan looks at the world... with a more jaundiced eye than ever... and lots of ellipses for you to fill in the missing text... (with thanks to Thomas S. Klise for the title)