Why Yellow Vests?

“The protesters are wearing neon yellow vests that all French drivers are supposed to have in their cars.

“A law that took effect in 2008 requires a ‘high-visibility upper-body garment’ to be within reach inside the passenger compartment in case the driver has to get out of the immobilized vehicle.” — The Yellow Vests: Who they are and why their tax protest is a big deal



Haven’t read these next two, just linking for convenience:

Happy Columbus Day!

Five hundred twenty-six years ago today, on October 12, 1492, Christopher Columbus discovered America. Here’s some celebratory music: