Rally to Restore Sanity

Rally of the Rhetoricians

By Chelsey Delaney Amidst a crowd of (I swear) over 300,000 people at the Rally to Restore Sanity Saturday I did the opposite of what was being advocated: I panicked. Somewhere in the mess I had lost my friends and my purse, and though I still had my cell phone, the density of the flock...

The Rally to Restore the Magic Marker

Was it the rally against insanity? The rally to restore fear? The march to keep fear alive? No one was quite sure, but 215,000 people showed up on Saturday—and had a really good time. It was part concert, part giant Halloween party on the National Mall, and part protest. There were lots of witches,...