I wish everyone in the world would listen to President Bill Clinton on this short video clip, and do exactly as he has done. What a beautiful world we would have when animals were no longer abused as they are now.
I love the idea of this slideshow, and much of the content too. It's fifty American progressives. Yes, warts and all. But fifty people who cared about others and who dedicated much of their lives to helping them.
One comes across the Latin phrase Ave atque vale ("Hail and farewell") quite often, but this morning was the first time I can recall seeing its source given. It's from an elegy by Catullus to his dead brother. A poem worthy of its long life.