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Women Demand Their Equal Rights to Bare Boobs On Annual Go Topless Day
"Boobies are for babies!" cries out a bare bellied, and bare chested, expectant mother amid a small crowd of her topless sisters. It is Venice Beach, on a sunny Sunday, and the cause is laid out for all to see: Women should be allowed to go topless, just like men. This is the annual Go Topless Day protest, march, and gathering.
The seriousness of the issue is (alas?) underscored by the silly, as some on-site interviews with some topless protesters reveals. Equal rights is at the core, but the loathe of tan lines is a recurrent theme, as is the perceived liberalism of the beach attitude.
As expected, the men gathered around the protest seemed to be, errr...supportive of the cause. Some guys wore bras in solidarity, while others drank in the scene appreciatively.
Here are a few videos gathered on Sunday at Venice Beach. Warning, they include bare boobs, some not covered by pasties, and a few curse words.
Here's what the parade looked like from a balcony over the boardwalk:
Southern California's Snow-Capped Mountains Are Beautiful. Here's Where To Maximize The View (And Snap A Great Picture)It's been many, many years since we saw this much snow in our mountains. Going up there right now isn't safe, but here are some places where you can enjoy the view and snap a pic.
April Valentine died at Centinela Hospital. Her daughter was born by emergency C-section. She'd gone into the pregnancy with a plan, knowing Black mothers like herself were at higher risk.
A look at years past when snows creeped into our citified neighborhoods, away from the mountains and foothills.
In the face of a drier future, that iconic piece of Americana is on its way out in Southern California.
Another Missing Hiker Has Been Found Dead In San Gabriels As Search For Actor Julian Sands ContinuesBob Gregory, 62, went missing the same day as Sands. His body was recovered near Mount Islip.