Yet another important historical figure passes away.
I have vivid memories of the coup that ousted Ferdinand Marcos, and how Aquino's presidency was seen as revenge, of sorts, for her husband's assassination. Marcos subsequent exile in the United States never made much sense to me.
We all have ways of coping. I use sex and awesomeness.
In private conversation with Pool-Boy I offered to put Rosie O'Donnell and Barbra Streisand on a boat with Pat Robertson and Jerry Falwell, send it to the middle of the ocean, and blow it up at that point.