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Before I share a wonderfully entertaining and perhaps allegorical tale, I must do what I hate most, making a plea for a contribution to keep us going here at the Carnival. I won't say anymore about it other than every little bit helps us bring you the world as seen through our glasses.
Now I teased an entertaining allegoric tale. With a h/t to our IT guru for the Carnival, the man who keeps us up and running technically, Lucian Dixon, here's a special treat. It's a flash mob in Europe.
Think of the painting at the top of the post, Rembrandt’s 1642,“Guards of the Night.” Watch it brought to life.
As you do, try to think of the crowd in the mall are us, the public. The store thief is Ted Cruz -- not much of a stretch there. The purse he steals is our freedom and justice. And the posse is the Democratic party. Now you're prepped. Just click play: