December 30, 2008 6:12 AM

Commentary: Dave Barry looks back at 2008

How weird a year was 2008? O.J. actually got convicted of something. Gasoline hit $4 a gallon – and those were the good times. On several occasions, Saturday Night Live was funny. Of course not all the events of 2008 were weird. Some were depressing. The only U.S. industries that had a good year were campaign consultants and foreclosure lawyers.

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