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From Twitter: Where were you 16 years ago during the O.J. Simpson pursuit?

June 17, 2010 |  2:57 pm

Thursday afternoon, The Times asked its followers on Twitter, "16 yr anniversary: Where were you when O.J. Simpson was being 'chased' in his Bronco through LA in 1994?" A post on the Comments Blog asking the same question had drawn 68 responses as of Thursday morning.

Twitter followers were quick to weigh in:

missxtatti: It interrupted the Knicks vs Rockets basketball game :(

ilovechomsky: absolutely no idea!

john_decker: I was in Vancouver visiting. Turned on the tele and witnessed what was happening back home. #LA

cdnolympian: I was at home mad because TGIF on ABC was pre-empted due to OJ's bronco escapade.

SteveJoyner: Rappelling out of helicopters with the 101st Airborne

Hilldawgg: I was babysitting!

lindseyrosin: At All American Burger with @KevinBrettauer

itsallovernow: I was in the kitchen of the busy restaurant I worked at trying to get the cooks to stop watching the chase & get my food order out.

easygoer132: Watching the Knicks - Rockets #NBA #Finals game in a bar in Locust Valley, NY.

FrenchieBirdie: I was watching him drive pass from freeway exit in OC, on the TV, very surreal.

adamgolub: Driving from Boston to Long Island.

ChrisHangsleben: I never even heard about OJ, until about a week after it happened.  I had been hitchhiking through Oregon. found out @CarlsJr

mark_gonzales: video store renting naked gun. seriously

megneverlands: In my 2nd grade classroom...

As for my own memory of that day, I replied on Twitter, too:

latimesdedgar: Watching from window of @ocreggie newsroom. 

How about you? Leave your responses on the Comments Blog.

--Deirdre Edgar

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