Somehow this story escaped the attention of the New York Times, ABC, CBS, MSNBC, and CNN.
(I checked the home page of each news site, and the politics page of the NY Times. Nada..)
In Detroit, when a new guy joins a firehouse, tradition says he should bring a gift to his fellow firefighters. This new firefighter stopped at the grocery store and picked up the biggest watermelon he could find. He even put a bow on it.
A local news story was out today here in Houston about an Anti-Muslim rally held last year in front of a local Mosque.