Hurricane Matthew has been the cause of a slew of bad news, so let’s pause to appreciate a happy narrative. After the storm wrought havoc through Florida, 911 received a call to rescue this fellow from the grille of a car. He is now safe, “standing up and alert,” without any major injuries.
The takeaway from the Times story on the prevalence of gay parenting in the South is not that a gay utopia blossoms south of the Mason-Dixon line. It's how important it is for people to create institutions that reflect them.