“Guard against cynicism. The truth of the matter is, for all of the problems we face, if you had to choose any moment to be born in human history, not knowing who you were going to be, you’d choose this time. The world is more tolerant than it’s ever been, more educated than its ever been. The only thing that stops that is people thinking they can’t make any change.”
Why is it that national food holidays are on the same days as major, deadly turning points in history? June 6, National Donut Day — and DDay. December 7, National Cotton Candy Day — and Pearl Harbor.