HellZiggy (hellziggy) wrote,
HellZiggy
hellziggy

I didn't get arrested or teargassed...

I headed down to downtown St. Paul after work today to try to get standby tickets for The Daily Show. The line was too long for me to make it in though. *sigh* I might try again tomorrow afternoon.

When I headed out after that I saw a crowd at the capitol building so I parked and wandered over with my camera. It was a peaceful anti-war demonstration. When it was time for them to disperse when the permit expired at 5pm they started marching toward the XCel Center. The police blocked them at the bridge and didn't let them go any further. I took some pictures and then headed home.

*edit*
And here's a link to the STrib article about where I was.


0643

0639

0651

0636

0629
This guy was actually on stilts. The other people behind him are standing 2 feet off the ground on the edge of the bridge.
0625

0623

0609

0607

0590

0589
Tags: pics, rnc
Subscribe

  • Post a new comment

    Error

    default userpic

    Your IP address will be recorded 

    When you submit the form an invisible reCAPTCHA check will be performed.
    You must follow the Privacy Policy and Google Terms of use.
  • 16 comments