For a brief moment late last night, according to a visitor with an itchy screenshot finger, photo and text from two stories met and collided. Also? Dudes, we totally missed the Slayer show at Hammerstein Ballroom!

A Divided House Denounces Plan for More Troops [NYT]
For Some Unmellowed Metalheads, Middle Age Is Nothing to Fear [NYT]
[Original photo: Michael Falco]
Related: Blair: I Love Black Sabbath [The Sun]