First, the police on the Purdue campus are not comfortable posing with a candy dispenser.
Second, most of the participants at PYT are.
Third, there is no political nor theological significance of Mr. Madison. Its a candy dispenser.
A gentle reminder ...
The goal of this blog initially was for Mr. Mc to show his students and friends what he doing while in Pennsylvania and DC in 2011. Now it's being used as a place for him, travelling colleagues and former students to discuss edumacation and history related "stuff" as well as ... well, anything which pops into his head. Mr. Mc would never knowingly embarrass either the school he loves or the family he is devoted to. By joining in the discussion, he expects the same of you.