I was in Philadelphia at about the same time that Atrios posted something about the insane security situation involving the Liberty Bell. Thanks to some curious relatives I got to experience it first-hand. I have never before taken my belt off to enter a museum, nor have I waited that long to enter (though I'm told it was a good day). Yessir, a real lesson in liberty.
As a chaser, I didn't have to go ogle the constitution, but I did get a taste of the state of it:
If you can make it out, that's a 9/11 exhibit advertised right beside "We the people."