Hat tips today to “Lark Regal ’62” & “B-Squared” for many of the images.
… and that segues directly to …
… which brings us to …Steven Hayward’s
“I don’t know what to make of the mail bombs delivered this week. As of deadline for Week in Pictures (earlyFriday afternoon), there a suspect in custody, likely a wacko. A deranged Trump fan? The bombs-that-weren’t-bombs (apparently—reports still conflict about this) were so obviously amateurish that it is hard to rule out the possibility that it is the product of a prankster who just wanted to see how crazy he could make everybody. These bombs were to explosive intimidation what the Vatican’s Swiss guard uniforms are to martial intimidation. (I have always figured the Swiss guards in Rome operate on the theory that any would-be infiltrators would double over in laughter first.) Meanwhile, we have some advance intelligence on next week’s bombs:”
The next one is especially true for me because I was a “Never Trumper” until I walked into the voting booth!
… And now, in closing: