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New York City Celebrates After The Defeat of DOMA

The New York City Pride parade was held four days after the Supreme Court ruled on the Defense of Marriage Act and Prop 8. This is what it was like.

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Mayor Michael Bloomberg was there.

Mayor Bloomberg about to kick off the Pride Parade.

Ellie Hall

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Mayor Bloomberg about to kick off the Pride Parade.

And so was Gov. Andrew Cuomo.

NY Gov. Andrew Cuomo singing along with "Empire State of Mind." @nycpride

Ellie Hall

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NY Gov. Andrew Cuomo singing along with "Empire State of Mind." @nycpride

And Sen. Chuck Schumer.

Sen. Chuck Schumer: "I was the first senator to march in this parade, but I won't be the last!" @NYCPride

Ellie Hall

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Sen. Chuck Schumer: "I was the first senator to march in this parade, but I won't be the last!" @NYCPride

And this man pushing his dog in a stroller.

And this marching band.

There was plenty of dancing.

And twerking.

And dresses.

Andrew Kaczynski

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These guys were my favorite.

And motorcycles.

Edie Windsor, the woman who defeated DOMA with Windsor v. the United States, was there.

And people went crazy over her.

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