You have absolutely blown me away by taking polarizing, hot-button topic as an opportunity to engage in detailed, nuanced discussions on a wide range of related topics. Here are some highlights from your fabulous conversations. We really can have nice things!
I live in a city. I can see pinpricks of bright stars, but I miss the spill of the Milky Way. Cities don't need to be this bright, and dark skies don't need to be a distant memory from trips to deserts, mountain tops, and vacations far from home.
Just when the snarkbot in me wanted to giggle at Borders like a great big jerk, they go and send this genuinely heartfelt farewell message. In summary: they got their butts kicked, and they're sorry. So am I.