Hindsight is 20/20

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“It seemed like a good idea at the time.”

How many disasters have started out that way? Hiroshima, sub-prime mortgages, moving in with your best friend?

Write me a story about something that seemed like a good idea at one point, but turned out to be a total catastrophe. Write about the idea, and/or the aftermath.

You have until the end of the month. GO.

  • Started July 8th, 2009.
  • Ended July 31st, 2009.
  • Created by Aurelia

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  • Darrell B Nelson
  • Radical Yellow Duck
  • DoItForScience
  • Petros