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(Note: I wrote this in 2008. The kids are now practically 19, and 16 1/2. I love them with all my heart as they are right now, but oh my goodness, I miss when they were little. For a whole bunch of reasons.)
The President of the United States of America, on the first day of Black History Month (verbatim and with translation — follow the **):
Well, the election, it came out really well. Next time we’ll triple the number or quadruple it. We want to get it over 51, right…
I have never done anything like this before in my life.
I am 53 years old and up until now, my forms of protest against what I believed were injustices, or demonstrations in defense of my beliefs, involved bitching to other people. From my couch. Or my computer. Or a bar stool.