Is there ever a time when too soon should just go away? Are we really that hyper-sensitive to things that happened to us decades ago that we have to feign outrage at the slightest self-perceived provocation?

Or is this just another example of how narcissistic we’ve become as a society that we believe everything deserves our disdain?

Urban Outfitters has issued an apology after an uproar over a faux-vintage T-shirt that appears to reference the 1970 shooting of unarmed students at Kent State. The item features the school’s logo surrounded by red splatters that resemble blood stains.

Maybe if we didn’t turn everything that happens into untouchable, sacred events and learned that we really aren’t the center of the universe. Or maybe I’m just an iconoclast.

Read the piece here.