Posts tagged ‘dance music’

July 26, 2010

Dance of Death: The cruel demise of the “Love Parade”

THEY COULD JUST AS easily have handed security over to BP’s Tony Hayward and be done with it. He and his team certainly couldn’t have done a worse job. After all, who could ever have imagined that allowing only one entrance and exit to a pop music event with 1.4 million participants could be a good idea? And even in the absolute best-case scenario, who could ever have dreamed up the idea of forcing all those frequently drunk and disoriented young people – including thousands of gate crashers – to walk though a 200 meter long and just 16 meter wide tunnel, and then climb up a narrow ramp, to get to where the action was?…

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