And a news item from an excellent post from my friend Nix that I just had to post on. (Though people should go read the whole post. And remember she’s in North America.)
Despite Katrina, New Orleans Pride still went ahead last weekend:
As military helicopters buzzed overhead, about two dozen holdout remnants of the annual Southern Decadence festival marched through the quarter, stopping at one of the only bars open, just barely — Johnny White’s Sports Bar & Grill.