Via one of my favourite blogs: The 19th Floor, I learned that the US will now sign the U.N. Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities. This is a good thing.
There’s a great line at the end of Jonathan Coulton’s song “The Presidents” where he says “I don’t like to make political statements” and the song ends! Personally, I love to make political statements, this just isn’t my forum for them (buy me a beer anyone?).
I do however like this statement by President Obama: