Morning meeting: Stars fall from the sky
Man leaps from perfectly good plane to unfurl the Stars and Stripes during National Anthem sing-along. He then lands on the speedway as free as a bird. Amazing send off.
Morning Meetup Keeps Moving
After donating weeks of their time, many volunteers heading home for some R&R. Appreciating the newbies as they join the endeavor.
DC Police Cause Mayhem
The police made an interesting choice to block every exit on the speedway without warning or signage; they feared the convoy coming into town.
People drove the wrong way on the highway trying to get off; they were trapped. Might have even created accidents because of it.
They caused two busloads of children to miss their visit to the White House—they got a great civics lesson out of it.
Reminds me of when we protested the vaccine passport to go to restaurants in San Francisco. At the Golden Gate Bridge around January 2022:
They prevented protesters from picketing across the Golden Gate by forcing us to stay at the bridge entrance.
They blocked a lane with a CalTrans truck with an arrow on it, indicating the lane was closed.
Helicopter footage (to be linked) shows that:
A street sweeper accelerated into the Cal Trans truck, as if on purpose.
A black Audi turned hard right into the Cal Trans truck, as if on purpose
The Cal Trans truck slammed into a gu