Today, Americans will celebrate Martin Luther King Jr.’s birthday to commemorate his life and historic contributions to the Civil Rights Movement. What do you think?
“It’s still a little odd to me that the U.S. government takes a day off every year to celebrate its role in MLK’s assassination.”
Louisa Montes • Court Sketch Artist
“I’m glad the government is taking a break from the shutdown to close out of respect for MLK.”
Randolph Grimes • Fire Eater
“That’s weird—I’ve always thought King was a Scorpio.”
Fred Regan • Dylanologist