'Round these parts it is common to see a car sporting a bumper sticker like this: That is a campaign bumper sticker for US Senator Paul Wellstone, a wonderful man. A man with the moxie and courage to change the world and to speak for those who were not being heard.
A man who died 6 years ago in a terrible plane crash days before the end of a heated election.
His passing left a huge void in the hearts of many Minnesotans. Some people still have his campaign yard sign in their yards, numerous buildings have been named (or re-named) in his honor and some put his legacy into action.
Recently I saw this take on/response to the "Wellstone!" bumper sticker:
I suppose they can mourn their heroes too.