Well, of course

So, in keeping with what I assume is a pretty wide-spread tradition, the Better Half and I picked up a copy of the local paper to keep so the Critter can see what was going on in the world on the day he was born.

And, because God has a highly-developed, wry sense of humor, this was the lead story in yesterday's Kennebec Journal:
Emotions likely to rise as gay-marriage vote nears
*sigh*  Welcome to the world, kiddo.


  1. somehow, we didn't even think to do this on the day our little one was born. I doubt it could have been as good a headline though!

  2. We forgot, too. That headline is too perfect!