Strait On: America’s changing lifestyles, Part 9: Bye bye sad sack, hello new world

Photo source: WikipediaWhile the country felt secure that we were safe and at peace, that feeling was shattered when terrorists attacked the World Trade Center in New York. ■ Rusty Strait / Senior Reporter Happy birthday 2000. May the 1900s rest in peace. That was the hope and prayer of every peace loving being on earth, and never more important than to residents of the USA. We had endured a century of wars that seemed to happen on a ratio of every ten or twenty years since the Spanish-American War of 1898. Just when it was starting to feel like peace We might have known that if something could go wrong

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