A young fan came up and asked to have her picture taken with me.
State Senator Ellie Kinnaird. http://elliekinnaird.org/
Durham Police Chief Jose Lopez Sr.who is one rocking supporter of the community.
And here's the jeep I rode in as the keynote speaker, along with ADA Stormy Ellis. We had a great time.
Another view of the jeep, donated for the day from a local car dealership.
One of the festively dressed DPD cars.
Durham Police Chief Lopez said that this Cadillac Escalade was "involuntarily donated" for the event by a busted drug dealer. :)
One of the neighborhoods marching the parade.
City Councilman Mike Woodard, prosecutor Stormy Ellis (the only out Assistant District Attorney in the entire state of NC), me, Police Chief Lopez and Old West Durham Neighborhood Association president John Schelp.
One church had a Noah's Ark float.
Heheh. Fundies. Losers.
Love it "Heaven is Fag Free" -- has he been there to check it out?
Wild aprons on 9th street.
Mark is also running for mayor of Chapel Hill. He is currently on the town council.
Can't forget the Uhaul truck...
The future gay teachers frm Chapel Hill!
Duke's float won "most colorful."
Nothing like a drag queen in a Bobcat. "Most original float."
NC Pride staff did a kick-ass job.
The guy with this sign is here every flipping year.
TURN OR BURN is back again!
New fundie. Colorful but boring sign.
Best ally sign!
Bill and Ann Robbins of The Pet Resort, where Casey and Chloe love to go to day care. Kate and I give a big thumbs up too.
The Pet Resort does not breed discriminate. Casey is their Good Pit Ambassador.
Janie Long of the Duke LGBT Center.