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Here’s some Friday Fun for our friends! During Boston’s Bicentennial Festival, these politicians and local activists participated in a fashion show entitled “The Male Mystique.”

Do you recognize any of these gentlemen?

Boston 200 records, Collection # 279.001, City of Boston Archives, Boston

I made a (not complete) list of protests for Ferguson around the World

New York City - 10,000+

Toronto - 1,500+

London - 1,000+

Philadelphia - 400+

Charlotte (NC) - 300+

Dallas - 200+

DC - 12,000+

Portland - 5,000+

Vermont - 100+

Austin - 100+

Oakland - 300+

Providence - 500+

Minneapolis - 300+

Atlanta - 1,000+

Seattle - 1,000+

Houston - 100+

St. Charles - 100+

Xavier (LA) - 200+

Vancouver - 50+

San Francisco - 200+

St. Paul - 300+

San Antonio - 100+

Milwaukee - 100+

Baltimore - 200+

Cincinnati - 100+

Cleveland - 200+

Louisville (KY) - 100+

San Diego - 100+

Eugene (ON) - 100+

Nashville - 200+

Hawaii (?) - 100+

Tempe (AZ) -100+

Clayton (MO) -200+

Poughkeepsie (NY) - 100+

Chicago - 200+

Northampton (MA) - 200+

Boston - 300+ 

Chattanooga (TN) - 100+

Lexington (KY) - 100+

Ann Arbor (MI) - 300+

Almost all of these cities have or have attempted to block traffic