Over the last forty eight hours, well, might be my imagination, but seems like people have gotten a lot nicer.
Could be a transient thing, but I hope it lasts.
Even as Obama finished his oath, I was grabbed by two Valkyries of Niceness and hugged; no medical attention required.
UPDATE: if you're not nice:
(I considered the one with the light saber, too nerdy even for me.)
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