Emergency Alert to All Resistance Operatives and Comrades: The fascist insect enemy has uncovered our covert operational base. Our leadership orders you to immediately destroy all documents and evacuate.
We will rendezvous this evening at 2130 hours in our new base in the FEMA tunnel underneath the KMART #361 as marked on your coded map.
|Another Friend responded that as the President did not know what to do about ISIS, Mexico or the ACA, he could sure make sure Nordstrom paid. I also saw reports that TJ Maxx is also on the prowl to dispose of Ivanka Trump merchandise. This is as the financial system massive deregulation has begun with potentially disastrous consequences. |
What continues to give me hope, though, is what I am witness to in the Community. I had the pleasure to join the Point-In-Time Project earlier this month to conduct a Census of the Homeless in Orange County. The team at +211 Orange County shared this with the volunteer team earlier this month:
I continue to remain hopeful as I begin to take on what the New York Times' David Brooks Challenge to start asking and answering "The Fallows Question" that I will be working to answer over the ensuing weeks and months. As I read off his column, I could not agree more as the fact that what change that will occur will be done at the local level. I have been witness to it as exemplified by what was done with the Point-in-Time Census.
As I depart for a weekend of training in support of leadership development for the Boy Scouts of Orange County Council, I wanted to be reminded of some simple common sense admonitions. I hope I continue to live up to all the admonitions: