Charlton Heston has died.
With the conservative activism of his later years, let us not forget that Mr. Heston had been active in the civil rights movement. He attended the March on Washington in 1963, famously photographed alongside Sidney Poitier and Harry Belafonte.
The photo above was taken in 1961... when Heston walked a picket line outside a segregated movie theater in Oklahoma.
You’re bound to see a lot of Charlton Heston parting the Red Sea and racing chariots on TV over the next 24 hours. So let me leave you with something a little bit different...