April 7 2007

The first historic or defining event of the new century/millennium came in a fortnight with the establishment of Wikipedia (January 15 2001). The second was 9/11.

One Response to “Millennium”

  1. davidderrick Says:

    George W Bush was sworn in on January 20. During his presidency it became obvious that American effectiveness and self-assurance in the world had started to decline.

    The Soviet Union was dissolved on December 31 1991. The Clinton years were an Indian summer of American self-confidence.

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