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Pride 08 continued


Balloons in Bloom Street.

Another day of the Pride weekend and despite my gloomy predictions the sun shone all day. Amazing.


After eating little and walking/standing around all day I didn’t feel like waiting for Roisin Murphy’s set. Sorry Roisin. But I did watch Australian Abba copyists Björn Again who were great fun and went down really well with a crowd that knew every word of every song. So well, in fact, it would have made sense to drop one of the more turgid acts on the bill and let them play for longer.

Meanwhile, more photos from Saturday are turning up on Flickr.


Drag japes in Sackville Park.



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4 comments or trackbacks

  1. #1 posted by Thombeau


    Shame on you for missing Roisin! But kudos to you for catching Bjorn Again! They sell out every time they come to Chicago.

  2. #2 posted by John


    Yes I failed Roisin, unfortunately. Maybe next time.

  3. #3 posted by Nathalie


    Saw this picture and thought of the recurrent pause…
    I think you would also like the guy’s “men” portofolio.

  4. #4 posted by John


    Well-spotted, Nathalie, thanks! I keep thinking that theme is exhausted then more turn up.






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