1. There’s a meme going around Facebook that contains advice from fathers to sons. One of the bullet points is:
You can tell the size of a man by the size of the things that bother him.
2. Fred Phelps, the creator of the Westboro Baptist Church, died today. He lived his life picketing the lives of decent people, and managed to attract a whopping 40 deluded souls to follow his lead.
3. Today is also the anniversary of the birth of Fred Rogers. A whole heck of a lot more than 40 people–more like 40 million–think of him as a part of their family because he always looked for something to like about other people.