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On Sept. 16, Jon Stewart announced his "Rally to Restore Sanity," Sat Oct. 30, on the National Mall, noon til 3 pm.

Casually dubbed The Million Moderate March, it's destined to be an event of comedic proportions.

Finally boomers have a rally that isn't a protest rally - this is a rally about what we WANT. Have we finally discovered the freedom and liberation in moving forward instead of fighting against what we don't want?

Stewart notes, "Think of our event as Woodstock, but with the nudity and drugs replaced by respectful disagreement; the Million Man March, only a lot smaller, and a bit less of a sausage fest."

He advises, "Take it down a notch ... stop shouting, throwing and drawing Hitler mustaches on people other than Hitler."

Hitler/Not Hitler T-shirt by Cafe Press

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When Arianna Huffington offered to pay the bus fare for any New Yorkers who wanted to go, 11,000 RSVP'ed in the affirmative.

Stephen Colbert countered with his "March to Keep Fear Alive." Same time, same place.

Oprah Winfrey showed her support for Jon and Stephen's "Rally to Restore Sanity and/or Fear" with a gift for Jon's whole audience last week: under their seats were tickets to go to the rally!

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Few would disagree that it might be useful to have a little bit more sanity in the world. (Sorry, Stephen, there's plenty of fear already.)

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What the well-dressed Sanity Rally-goer should wear:

Official rally gear from the Daily Show and Colbert Report websites ...

Reasonable Tshirt by Rally to Restore Sanity

...or, unofficial T-shirts, hats, and buttons "of the people, by the people, for the people," from a selection of thousands at Cafe Press. Dress in a slogan of your choice, courtesy of the 1st Amendment, such as the ones shown here. Or make your own.

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Meryl Ann Butler is an artist, author, educator and OpedNews Managing Editor who has been actively engaged in utilizing the arts as stepping-stones toward joy-filled wellbeing since she was a hippie. She began writing for OpEdNews in Feb, 2004. She became a Senior Editor in August 2012 and Managing Editor in January, (more...)

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After reading this, it's clear several wardrobe ch... by ValerieJ on Tuesday, Oct 19, 2010 at 9:35:02 PM
you cracked me up, of course we need several! than... by Meryl Ann Butler on Tuesday, Oct 19, 2010 at 10:07:40 PM
It is amazing how refreshing and hope-restoring a ... by Daniel Geery on Wednesday, Oct 20, 2010 at 10:24:23 AM
Yep, just tryin' to shine a little light!... by Meryl Ann Butler on Wednesday, Oct 20, 2010 at 10:28:17 AM
Is there breakfast with Al before the march?... by Betsy Russ on Wednesday, Oct 20, 2010 at 8:17:33 PM
a fair and balanced breakfast!... by Meryl Ann Butler on Thursday, Oct 21, 2010 at 8:21:24 AM
I think America might be returning to a sense of s... by Eric Nelson on Thursday, Oct 21, 2010 at 12:42:48 AM
and you can always buy a Tshirt and wear it in sup... by Meryl Ann Butler on Thursday, Oct 21, 2010 at 8:33:12 AM
Buy a sweatshirt ("We The People") even if you can... by GLloyd Rowsey on Thursday, Oct 21, 2010 at 9:06:10 AM
of you in that sweatshirt! ... by Meryl Ann Butler on Thursday, Oct 21, 2010 at 9:48:10 AM
Was for a CHAMPION Sport's Bra! i have many and wo... by eileen fleming on Saturday, Oct 23, 2010 at 8:14:41 AM
I am sure many will be sorry to miss seeing you ru... by Meryl Ann Butler on Saturday, Oct 23, 2010 at 4:55:05 PM
T+J=PTruth+ Justice=PEACE!... by eileen fleming on Saturday, Oct 23, 2010 at 7:10:19 PM