When Sandra Day O'Connor gave the commencement address for the Cardozo School of Law, she let those backstage know about another aspect of her public service:
[S]he talked about the cicadas currently carpeting the Washington, D.C. area. “It’s amazing, there are so many of them! I scooped them up [the shells, we assume] and put them in bags and Fedexed them to my grandchildren.”We appreciate it. Now, get started on those fucking pandas.
Graduations: Sandra Day O'Connor at Cardozo [Open All Night]
William Shakesbeare [Pandamaniadc.org]