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O'Reilly: The January 6 rally that wasn't

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21.09.2021

I took Metro North into Grand Central a few years back after working from my house for a year.

By the time I got to Vanderbilt Avenue, I already had the giggles. It seemed that every young professional man in midtown Manhattan was suddenly wearing a neon blue skinny suit with no tie and cherry brown shoes. I don’t know why, but I found the scene hilarious, particularly the length of the jackets that quit mid-derrière. Had The Beatles re-invaded?

By the time I got to Madison Avenue, I was laughing so shamefully that I had to call a sister on my cellphone so I wouldn’t look like a complete lunatic tee-heeing himself silly in demoded attire. I had lived in Manhattan for 40 years, and after just 12 months away, this!

I had a similar reaction Saturday while watching coverage of the palsied "Justice for J6" rally outside the Capitol in Washington, an event that should hardly tickle anyone’s........

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