I'm starting to think that a community's bumper stickers, considered as a whole, can be uncannily revealing. I decided to take my neighborhood's socio-political temperature by pounding the pavement a little, camera in hand, to see what stickers I could find. The results should make it pretty clear: I live in a deciiiiidedly liberal, downright wacky place -- Venice, California. So trip the light fantastic with us for a moment, and check these out: