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Photo Diary: Caribbean Carnival in Brooklyn

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Labor Day Weekend in New York City means one thing to me: Carnival. Thanks to Brooklyn's rich Caribbean culture, I am able to experience carnival for an entire week, right in the US. I celebrated my Trinidadian roots over the course of four days -- attending seven fetes (parties), two concerts, and chippin' (walking through the streets) five miles with a total of 16 hours of sleep. While I may be sleepwalking for the next couple of days, at least I can reminisce on the beautiful sights and sounds of Carnival...