Only Canadians Would Respond To A Riot This Way

The day after the Stanley Cup riot, “many volunteers gathered in downtown Vancouver to help clean up and repair the damage. They wrote thousands of emotional messages on the plywood covering storefronts, sidewalks, and police vehicles – messages expressing anger at the rioters, pride in the city, and gratitude toward police and emergency workers.”

Source: The Atlantic 06/21/11 (photo essay)