Blonde Parade brings joy to Latvia in recession


I haven’t seen an approach to joy quite like this before. A group of over 500 Latvian blondes tired of sitting around being depressed about the recession decided to do something to bring a little levity to the people. Dressed in bright pink and white, they marched the streets of Riga, hoping to lift the country out of its emotional, if not economic, doldrums.

The image gallery has me thinking they were probably pretty successful.

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