….and pieces of street theater to protest nearly anything and everything.
Some guys from New York’s Bagel Boss gave away bags and bags of fresh bagels to whomever they happened to pass.
And despite the scarily worsening economy, a great many of those same Americans bought souvenirs. Lots and lots and lots of souvenirs.
I would like to say that I resisted the latter activity. But I would be lying.
I am now the proud owner of 2 Obama beanies, 1 long knitted Obama scarf, three “Yes We Can” wristbands in a cunning shade of pale turquoise, and a “Yes We Did” mug.
It is quite possible that by midday on Inauguration Day, I will need an Obamabilia intervention.