Not enough interesting stuff happening in the Tribune or the Bee?
Right or wrong, they have the right to express their opinion. This may or may not apply to you, but I'm always amused by people who claim to be fundamentalists regarding the Constitution, but are pretty much only interested in hanging on to their guns and ammo. Also, I find your suggestion to splash those folks exercising their rights and most of your comments in general to be very Scrooge-like. "I'm Mark and I'm generally cranky. Down with the poor. Bah-humbug." Happy Thanksgiving.
BTW Doc, looks like Rep. Brower of Honolulu has been listening to too much Peter Gabriel. "Sledgehammer!"