COLUMBUS DAY PARADE • NYC 2015

CHRISTOPHER Who?  The parade doesn’t seem to have much to do with Columbus of 1942.  An Italian culture parade?  Let’s just call it Indigenous People’s Parade.………….tho that will not please the Italians.

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ANDREW CUOMO…….the son of Italian immigrants……..our governor.

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Columbus Honor Guard ???

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This huge sculpture of the head of Columbus was the most amusing float in the parade.

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SBU MARCHING BAND……..the tunes made popular by Mozart, Beethoven and Mahler.

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1492……….remembered by just a few!

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Chris did make an appearance.

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I like the young Chris…but..is that the pope?

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The DAILY NEWS……….Frank Sinatra???  That’s a stretch!

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Queen ISABELLA…..and her ladies in waiting???

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Three cute explorers

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John Philip Sousa would be proud!

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