It isn’t all bad out there. There’s even grounds that the corporate sense of humor has returned, given that I saw Borders stack Anna Quindlen in its “Literature” section.
More importantly we have this fine young man, sent in by long-time reader David C. as a means of demonstrating that there is Hope For America.
At a glance we can see that this is a highly intelligent, undoubtedly perceptive, and uncommonly contemplative person. It is a sure bet that he is kind to animals, doesn’t smoke, eats properly, and loves his mother.
You might have missed just why this young man is so special, so I blew up a section of the picture for closer examination:
The book he is reading tells the whole story, doesn’t it?