September 09, 2011
Granted, I'm not the biggest Anthrax fan in the world.
And I do understand the legendary heavy metal band will be playing a show with Metallica, Megadeth and Slayer next Wednesday at Yankee Stadium.
Still, given the unconfirmed bomb threat that has the East Coast on edge with the 10th anniversary of 9/11 approaching, I agree with our sister music blog The Amplifier that it was a little weird to see this tweet from the New York Yankees PR department on Friday afternoon:
As Read The Apple correctly noted in bringing my attention to this, this is definitely a "great moment in bad timing history." Rock on, I guess.