Today's antidote to gloom:
via Language Log,
In tonight's playoff game with the San Antonio Spurs, the Phoenix Suns will wear jerseys reading "Los Suns", in protest of Arizona's recently-enacted immigration-enforcement law.
That would be for Cinco do Mayo, a holiday that I've heard (but cannot verify) is more commonly celebrated in the US than it is "at home", not unlike St Patrick's Day.
And, even better: this isn't the Suns' first venture into bilingualism. Check out the Language Log link.
There are times that I'm glad I follow (some) sports.