The Flyers' opener just started; they brought out Sarah Palin for some ceremonial dropping the puck. And the crowd booed. It was so loud, you could hear the music being turned up to drown them out.
"Philly is a Democratic town--what were they thinking?"
To which Den said, "Well, it's the same people who thought they'd throw us roses in Baghdad."
Touché, my hockey-loving, part French Canadian husband, touché.