At least in California it is. Many Americans believe that changes in laws and attitudes on immigration will spread a positive vibe through the rest of the country. Over time, this could help with a smoother naturalization process for undocumented immigrants. Many feel this is an undeserved break for those cutting in line.
Here's the story and video of the 3 women who were outraged when they saw their check. Not because of the price, but because of the nasty remark written on the receipt, allegedly by their server. Management offered 25% off, and when the girls said that wasn't good enough, he then offered 50%...
Here’s a look at some interesting events that took place on this day in history:
1776 – The Second Continental Congress changes the name of the nation from the United Colonies to the United States of America (More info)
1850 – California is admitted as the 31st US state, bypassing the usual waiting period of being a territory first (More info)
A group of over 100 scientist have compiled a report that states California is at risk of being hit with a massive 'superstorm' of the likes the state has never seen. The report goes on to say that a quarter of the homes in the state are at risk of being flooded and could cause up to 400 billion dollars in damage.