If 1991 was the year punk broke, 1994 was the year it went for a little nap. While the originators of punk were losing interest, a legion of inferior second-wave grunge bands invaded the charts (hey there, Gavin Rossdale and Scott Weiland! Hiya, Collective Soul!). Just like virtually every counterculture movement, grunge was over as a creative force by the time it went mainstream.
Ever notice how dead members of the Civil Rights Movement are the ones conservatives like (and claim to know how they would feel today) but all the living ones like AL Sharpton are universally vilified? I guess the only good Civil Rights leader is a dead Civil Rights leader.
At least five are dead after two powerful blasts struck a busy area in Beirut near an Iranian cultural center. An al-Qaeda-related group claimed responsibility and threatened more attacks if Hezbollah does not withdraw its support for the Syrian government.