B2S.com At Netroots Nation – Day 1 – Minneapolis Has Pride! Who Knew?

Well after a very interesting 16.5 hour bus ride I arrived in Minneapolis to much non-fanfare and not knowing where the hell I was.  Eventually though I did find my hotel, no thanks to the cab driver who must have seen the blinking lights on my forehead that read “tourist” and was able to check-in early. Unfortunately though I drank so much coffee I was unable to sleep so I showered and took a little wander about the town and what did I find in Macy’s window?

I found this not only very comforting and very surprising considering that this is the land of Pawlety, Bachmann, and Bradlee Dean.  I knew that Macy’s did windows in new york and Boston but Minneapolis?  Who knew?

Good for Macys!   Now if they would just lower their mark-up I might just shop there.

More to come…..

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Will Kohler is one of America's best known LGBT historians, He is also a a accredited journalist and the owner of Back2Stonewall.com. A longtime gay activist Will fought on the front lines of the AIDS epidemic with ACT-UP and continues fighting today for LGBT acceptance and full equality. Will’s work has been referenced on such notable media venues as BBC News, CNN, MSNBC, The Washington Post, The Daily Wall Street Journal, Hollywood Reporter, and Raw Story. Back2Stonewall has been recently added to the Library of Congress' LGBTQ+ Studies Web Archive. Mr. Kohler is available for comment, interviews and lectures on LGBT History. Contact: Will@Back2Stonewall.com

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