A very happy Fourth of July, even to the haters and losers! May you spend time with family and friends, enjoy the weather if it’s nice, BBQ to your heart’s content, and watch some fireworks (or better yet, shoot off some of your own!).
“I believe that what we become depends on what our fathers teach us at odd moments, when they aren’t trying to teach us. We are formed by the little scraps of wisdom.” – Umberto Eco
It was on this day one year ago that we lost our dear friend Harambe. And no, he was not “just some gorilla.”
Requiescat in pace.
“Of all the rights of women, the greatest is to be a mother.” – Lin Yutang
Yeah, me neither.
The French just aren’t quite ready for nationalism. Give ’em five (or ten) more years. They’ll come around.
I’m off to a warm, sunny locale for a week. I don’t plan on going completely off the grid, but posting may be sporadic.