Gathering my thoughts Open Thread

I had a lovely time last night at the Fleet Week reception on the USS Makin Island, and will write about it at greater length later today.  Until then, though, I have some documents to assemble, and that gets priority even over the blog.  (Sigh.)

Have fun with this Open Thread.  You know that all of you are the greatest resource this blog has, and I value your contributions very much.

Meanwhile, here’s an excellent ad attacking Chris Coons, the Marxist in Delaware: