Cobain’s In Bloom

The site of Kurt Cobain’s well-documented teen angst will now be commemorated with a sign. Cobain’s hometown of Aberdeen, Washington, is adding the phrase, “Come As You Are,” to the metropolis’ welcome sign. reports that the Kurt Cobain memorial committee hopes to make the welcome sign a depressive Mecca of sorts. The KCMC co-chair Jeff Burlingame says, “Several people have contacted us and intend to make pilgrimages to pay their respects.” Now a new generation of misfit adolescents can stop and pay homage at the birthplace of their patron saint.


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