I spent the morning downtown checking out Occupy Wall Street and taking photos. It was a cool fall day, and a lot of people were still sleeping in sleeping bags and under tents. A lot has already been said about this, and I don't have any wisdom to offer. But it's pretty exciting to see so many people exercising their right to freedom of speech in such a big way, even if it's still a work in progress.
The complaints are mostly financial:
Some are about education, implicitly and explicitly:
Some people go for the long shot:
I can't help but wonder how many will stick it out through the first frost.