Supergirl actress Melissa Benoist brought the best sign to Saturday’s Women’s March

Opening up Instagram to this photo while arriving at the Women’s March on Chicago was easily one of the best parts of my weekend. Melissa Benoist plays Kara Zor-El a.k.a. Supergirl on The CW series, and it’s really cool to see her modeling the show’s female-empowerment message in real life too.


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As a bonus: Ian McKellen’s sign was also just about perfect:

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  1. My Flickr set of the Portland protests has a lot of great signs:

    (I also heard some great chants:

    "We will not
    Go away

    "We need a leader
    Not a creepy Tweeter!"

  2. xkot says:

    Two of my favorites here in Atlanta were a photo of Trump yelling with "Does this ass make my sign look big?" written beneath, and "Melania -- blink twice if you need help!"

    Yeah, I know -- mean-spirited examples in an otherwise upbeat, uplifting march, but they did give me a chuckle.

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