Of course Speaker Pelosi was not listening, but a large crowd gathered anyway today in her district, San Francisco, to talk about health care and I snapped a few photos:
The building in the background, on the other side of the Embarcadero, is the San Francisco Ferry Building.
Many participants had a laugh at the media:
I saw no MSM reporters at this event. They were probably too busy listening to Dem flacks explain how violent we are. San Francisco did send police to this event but, as you can see, the "violence" did not keep them busy:
Some signs offered simple, practical, and sensible advice to the powers that be:
Others tried to explain basic economics:
Another explains that health care (and much else) becomes more affordable if only the government would keep its mits off our money:
But then others saw the graveyard humor in it all:
When Obama speaks, we conservative/libertarians listen. Here one man expresses his discontent with Obama's preference for Postal Service-style health care:
Another protester was impressed with Obama's plan to defeat medical innovation and entrepreneurship at the same time that he sends grandma home with a painkiller instead of medical treatment:
While Obama, Pelosi, and Reid may think of themselves as brilliant and altruistic, we don't:
This event was organized by SF Bay Area Patriots. This event could not have been held at a town hall meeting because, reportedly, none of the representatives in this area will allow citizens into a town hall unless they have been pre-screened by the Democratic party.
RELATED: My photos of the Tax Day Tea Party in San Francisco are here.
UPDATE: Michelle Malkin has video. Thanks, Glenn, for the Instapundit link. GayPatriot has more photos.