I love my country, its constitutional principles and the freedom and liberty that the founding fathers envisaged.
I hope every fellow citizen will give some consideration to those qualities that have historically made our country unique and wonderful and decide if they are still worth protecting.
We are in a national conversation about who and what we want to be in the future and it is obvious that the question is not yet settled.
Everybody contributed to a big feast. Leslie made risotto.
All the food was very wonderful. We watched the Del Mar fireworks from the top deck afterwards.
Earlier in the day, we scored three packages of our beloved Belgian les pres de sales butter at Gelsons. Paid a bit more for it but not excessively so.
Nothing like hanging with your pals.