A DAY AT THE BEACH IN CHINA
These photos from a couple of years ago suggest a whole bunch of things, beginning with population density.
THE TIDE IS TURNING
“A growing number of Republicans are breaking with the party’s traditional stance [on gay marriage],” the Washington Post reported Saturday, “a shift strategists say stems as much from demographics as from the renewed focus on economics and the ‘tea party’ movement. . . .” Won’t it be nice when we have this behind us?
MARRIAGE EQUALITY PROTEST SIGNS
And while we’re at it, here’s a short video of marriage equality protest signs. A movement with a sense of humor.
GLENN BECK’S RALLY
If you missed it, here is an account. (“You can’t profit from fear and division [on TV] all week and then denounce them one Saturday on the National Mall in Washington and hope nobody notices. But Beck sure tried…”)
Quote of the Day
We Americans have evolved from a tough, resilient people, willing to sacrifice for future generations, into a people who want to feel good now -- at any price -- and let the future take care of itself.~Ross Perot
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