The Day The Music Died

Each generation has its cultural touchstones, those moments when everyone remembers where they were, at that specific moment, from that second until the day that they die. Late at night, at a dinner party or social function, someone will mention the event, and the party will hush, and recollections will be shared with whispers, as quiet as possible, so as not to upset the delicate nature of such sacred memories.

This is one of those moments: According to her publicist, Anna Benson has filed for divorce from her husband, Baltimore Orioles pitcher Kris Benson. She says the marriage is "irrevocably broken."

You were there. Let's all share this moment. Let us never forget. Only with time will these wounds heal.

Anna Benson Files For Divorce [Mets Blog]

(Photo via AnnaBenson.net)