July 2, 2009
I.O.U. Some Memories
My home state of California started issuing IOUs to pay its vendors because the budget crisis is still unsettled (i.e., in fiscal emergency). On the chopping block are our beloved state parks. I wonder if the state's legislators ever went camping? Or roasted marshmallows? Or played with flashlights beyond bedtime? Can you just imagine, The Terminator roasting a marshmallow? I wonder if it would make him smile a little more. If not, maybe this video clip will:
Some motivated folks are taking action over at www.savestateparks.org. I also like the series Bridget has started over at Family Adventure Guidebooks called State Park Sunday. If you like motivated folks, don't forget to check out more of them at Photo Friday!