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NBC News has put together a comprehensive list of ways you can help the survivors of the Boston Marathon bombing.
On the Media had an excellent discussion of media coverage of the bombing; give it a listen.
There have unfortunately been a lot of horrible people crawling out of the woodwork in the wake of this tragedy. MightyGodKing has written an excellent piece on why you really should just dismiss them as assholes.
There are many ways to deal with their negativity. One is to listen to kinder, gentler voices, such as Mr. Rogers (recorded regarding 9/11, but Mr. Rogers is always relevant). Another is to confront the trolls when applicable and appropriate.
Or, finally, just bork bork bork.
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I’m pretty sure that “Happy Birthday is copyrighted” actually means “guys, please, never sing again, the pain.”