As we approach another election next Tuesday, America faces a crisis of legitimacy. The character of our democracy does not correspond to the conditions that justify it. Instead of democracy and majority rule we have rule by minorities and special interests.
Happy Halloween to you all. Up here, trick-or-treating doesn't generally exist; the holiday is mainly just used as an excuse for teenagers and young adults to throw costume parties. ;) But nature is certainly trying to help with the ambiance.