The Rally To Restore Sanity was awesome. Broadcast live and unedited and commercial free by Comedy Central, we watched it as a family. Many hilarious moments.
My favorite crowd rally attendee - in the sea of 150,000+ multi-ethnic, multi-cultural, reasonable people - was a man holding an adult, professionally taxidermied coyote, with a sign saying "I am not a coyote, I am you".
Google trends points out that the web was a-buzz with searches about the rally all morning:
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