The world goes up and the world goes down, And the sunshine follows the rain; And yesterday's sneer and yesterday's frown Can never come over again.
- Charles Kingsley, English Author and Clergyman (1819-1875)
Saw this Libyan political cartoon, and couldn’t help but think how a Nero reference that plays just as well in Libya as it would here in the US shows how connected we all are by a common history . . . a human history.