The Seattle Police Department's east precinct headquarters are buffered with barricades halfway into the street to protect themselves from the menace of today's Martin Luther King Jr Day parade. Because if there's one thing the cops need protection from, it's people celebrating the life of a pacifist. Fortunately, the marchers—with an oversize Constitution, an undersized earth, and a marching band blowing out "We Shall Overcome"—proceeded along their parade route without incident:


They look scary.