David Pescovitz at 8:26 pm Wed, Nov 21, 2012
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Photo by Jenn Shreve snapped at the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade Balloon Inflation. (Thanks Koshi for the headline!)
Can anybody conceive of a worthier use of precious helium? I think not.
I’ve always thought that hydrogen would be the better choice. If they get through the parade intact then there cold be an awesome fireworks and ‘splosions show after. Sure sure the Hindenberg oh the humanity right, but it still looked real cool.
Freedom smells like ass?
Have you seen Shortbus? Because ass, at the very least, sounds like the Star-Spangled Banner.
One more balloon, and it’s a helium centipede.
“When it was all over, I walked up. We didn’t find one of ‘em, not one stinkin’ balloon body”
Wow, he’s just avidly up in there. Notice the pro “minecrawler” stance: this isn’t the first time Spider-Man’s gone looking for his gassy, flaky patriotism.
And, to think, only the kid on her dad’s shoulders noticed.
George Takei’s FB comment: “Ohhh my.”
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