Things that make me smile part 2

16 Jan

It’s been a heavy week, but in the midst of frustration and concern, there have also been some happy moments. Here are some of the things in Oakland that made me smile this week:

And here’s what they look like now:

It’s certainly not beautiful, but it is an improvement.

  • Planning for the Barack n’ Roll Inaugural Party and watching our host committee grow. I hope you plan to come – it will be the event of the night.
  • Overhearing a young man at Washington Mutual respond to the offer of a credit card, “No, man, those things are bad news.” If only more people thought this way…

How about you – what made you smile this week?

3 Responses to “Things that make me smile part 2”

  1. Gene January 16, 2009 at 5:50 pm #

    People enjoying the sunshine around city hall, and the bustle of activity on 17th St.. I had lunch at Henry’s Gallery Cafe and ran into an old friend, so it was a doubly good outing.

  2. Coolhand Luke January 16, 2009 at 8:31 pm #

    Wish I could be there😦 Still debating the pros and cons of traipsing down to DC for the festivities . . .

  3. Santiago January 27, 2009 at 3:11 pm #

    Yay!!! New clean canvasses!!

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