Morning six-pack: What we're reading Wednesday

A flower lies atop names of victims at the 9/11 Memorial in New York on Sept. 10
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In case you needed to be reminded, it's Wed., Sept. 11. Never forget.

Twelve years has done, well, nothing to make the world a safer place, as we are reminded this week with the mess the White House has gotten itself into with Syria.

This is why Vine was invented: To capture failed New York mayoral candidate Anthony Weiner slinking out the back of a McDonald's as he escaped from a live confrontation with his sexting partner Sydney Leathers. Thank you, New York magazine.