saavedra77: Don Quijote (Don Quijote)
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Video of Tuesday night's celebrations in Seattle (all over the world, for that matter) is already up on YouTube and lots of other places. But even though it's a few days late, I just have to post a few of these--some of the best footage of that night's celebrations in Seattle was recorded in my neighborhood, on the block of Broadway between Pike and Pine Streets. Just in case you've seen them before and are over it already, though, I've placed the footage behind an LJ cut, below.

Nine years ago, this block was the site of one of the most violent scenes in the WTO riots. Tuesday night, Capitol Hill residents burst out in a chorus of the National Anthem:




And, before long, it devolved into a dance party:

I think the music's being pumped out of Neighbors, the club in the middle of the block.

How many kinds of awesome is that?
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