Videos from Madison Protest


Upon entering the Capitol…the crowd was jaw dropping. I’ve been there before when it was both somewhat busy and very quiet. This, was unreal. You couldn’t help but be choked up. And everyone was so friendly – like out of their way friendly. I have truly never seen anything like it and won’t be surprised if I never do again.

Vodpod videos no longer available. Vodpod videos no longer available.

Following are the videos of when the Fire Fighters entered the building. Bag pipes and all…I gasped. And the crowd went WILD!!!

Vodpod videos no longer available. Vodpod videos no longer available.

This next video is of when the Police union members entered with arms filled with food and water for the protesters. Tossing sandwiches and chips to the hundreds of people in the building, these cops showed their support even though their rights are not currently being compromised by this bill. Too friggin cool…

Vodpod videos no longer available.

This video is of the only “altercation” I witnessed all day. There was a man outside perched on the stoop with a sign stating that teachers were AWOL. He was alone and stood proudly in his ignorance. I don’t agree with him one bit. And I would probably want to strangle him if I knew him personally. But I must say, the dude does have some balls. He was alone and there were thousands of us. He may be wrong, but he had a right to voice his position.

Vodpod videos no longer available.

And lastly, this is a video of a band that appeared out of nowhere as we took a break outside. Some good booty shakin’ drums today!!

Vodpod videos no longer available.

About Heather Rayne

I am a mom, wife, writer, volunteer, eater of food, lover of animals and avid TV enthusiast. I am opinionated, honest, compassionate and sensitive. I can also be difficult, hard headed and emotional. I consider myself to have a great sense of humor and am very attracted to that in others. I am striving to live an authentic life. I am attempting to learn how to find happiness in the now. I always have hope to be a better person. That being said - I can be vulgar, negative and even a little bitchy at times. I say what I mean and my filter is often dysfunctional. With me, what you see is what you get. I have strong opinions and am quick to speak my mind. This can cause problems from time to time but I do not ever intend to hurt or offend anyone. With that - be warned. I do hope you enjoy my site. Thanks for visiting and have a swell day.

What's on your mind?

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s