CATEGORY: Meeting of the Minds
I went to the Jon Stewart Rally to Restore Sanity on the National Mall October 30th. Ah, it was glorious to be standing (no room to sit—anywhere) amongst thousands of high-spirited, but polite and “gentle people,” half of whom were probably on the same Mall in the 60’s and 70’s for other rallies. Attendees carried [...]
CATEGORY: Uncategorized, Meeting of the Minds
I joined a crowd of some 500 people on the National Mall on a recent Sunday morning to participate in the annual Walk to Defeat ALS (Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis, or “Lou Gehrig’s Disease”).
Most of the attendees marched as part of a team. I was with the Walk for Mark team to honor a current ALS [...]