Rose Parade - The Underbelly
When people think of the annual Rose Parade in Pasadena, they usually think of all the "pretty" floats, like this:
But there is another side of the Rose Parade most people do not see as they watch all the floats and marching bands on TV ...
And then there are the parking issues ...
Whatever floats your boat ...
You ought to witness the Chicago "Saint Patrick's Day Parade." Beer bottles galore. Heck, they ought to collect them from the prior year and make a friggin' float out of them the next.
A "brew master's special" ... or "Beer Bottle Float" or something of the kind.
Parade Participants Not on TV
Here are some of the parade participants at the Rose Parade who don't make it on TV ...