Sunday is Easter, and the last day of Passover. Those religious holidays are longstanding celebrations of hope, life, and resurrection, all of which many can use right now.
To say the last year has been one of the strangest, worst years in memory is an understatement.
It was just a year ago that the country was in the initial weeks of the coronavirus pandemic. Shutdowns had been implemented, mask wearing was becoming the norm, government leaders were fighting over health and safety guidelines, and many were denying there was a problem at all.