Happy New Year!
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Happy New Year to everyone who celebrates the Lunar New Year!
This is a shot from last night’s festivities in Chinatown, Los Angeles- moments before the cluster of firecrackers at the end of one of the ropes of them explodes.
Gōng Xǐ Fā Cái! 恭禧發財 / 恭禧发财 Chúc mừng năm mới!
Wait, its the year of Chimchar (it is the year of the Fire Monkey…)?
As we close out 2012 – aside from chuckling at “Mayan” Prophecy believers – time to review the ups and downs of this year. One of the standout moments was the Los Angeles flyover of the Space Shuttle Endeavour; the personal experience of seeing it first hand while in the crowd at the Griffith Observatory was amazing, while the national experience of ending the Shuttle Program was bittersweet… Here’s to looking onwards and upwards in the year to come!
I did borrow the title from the Macross Frontier ~ The Wings of Goodbye (Sayonara no Tsubasa (サヨナラノツバサ)) movie, (which, while I do prefer the series ending proper, was a solid “in-universe” presentation, (ala DYRL)