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Old 05-14-2005, 05:43 PM   #21
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Great story!!! I enjoyed seeing Party Girl at both shows!!! Thank you!!!

You did a great job!!!
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Old 05-14-2005, 05:43 PM   #22
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Oh, Laura! You are such an inspiration to tall girls everywhere! Yaaaaaayyyy!

I'm so happy for you. Tim had said his friend Laura got pulled up and in all honesty, I couldn't place who it was...

It wasn't until I saw a picture of you (it was taken from far away, with all of you on the main stage) and I thought, "OMYGAWD! That's *LAURA*!!!)

Uh, yeah. It takes me awhile.

I think you'll make the DVD. I can't imagine why it won't be on there.

What an experience! Soooooo happy for you! Yay! The next time you're in town, I'll have a hug waiting.

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Does anyone have video of Laura's 2nd performance? I only saw the first night (and a pic of night 2).

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Old 05-14-2005, 06:40 PM   #24
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Great composure through the 2 shows. If I was up there I would have been freakin' out, so nervous, etc. Great job. You made the Chicago shows so much more special!
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Old 05-14-2005, 06:47 PM   #25
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I only saw a video of your first performance and was struck by how COOL you were up there, wow! You appeared so very relaxed and it was so precious to see how Bono was smiling the whole time.
I'm so happy for you that you had this amazing experience. Now I'd love to see the 2nd one as well, can anyone upload it?
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Old 05-14-2005, 06:58 PM   #26
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That is simply AMAZING. Thanks for sharing all the details! Wow.
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Old 05-14-2005, 07:40 PM   #27
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i thought Laura looked familar.
Ms Stories For Boys.

good job.

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Old 05-14-2005, 07:52 PM   #28
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Apparently tall girls do in Bono's eyes!
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Old 05-14-2005, 08:15 PM   #29
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What an awesome story!
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Old 05-14-2005, 08:16 PM   #30
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Tall Girls are best!!

Laura, I was so bummed that I missed your performances as I was only there on the 7th but I was to happy to hear you had gone up!!!! Congratulations and once again, yay for Bono lovin' us tall girls!!
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Laura _ was there both nights and thought you did an amazing - wonderful - the coolest thing in the world job - very proud to be a part of the u2 fan community with you up there - great job
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This is a *great*, great story and that is a super cool pic of you in Bono's shades! I can't wait until they release the DVD...
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Old 05-14-2005, 08:54 PM   #33
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Hey Laura,

During the Monday show, I was standing next to Tim ( to his left), and guess what? I had a camera, and you were right in front of me. You can view some of the photos here (my girlfriend's website):

home.uchicago.edu/~romy

I think I probably have about 6 or 7 high-res pics total. I tried to take some photos as you were being let back into the crowd, but it was very pushy then, so they got blurry, but I can send those to you as well. You did an aweseme job!

also, check out my other webpage:

elevation01.tripod.com (just for fun)

Enjoy!
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Laura, it was so awesome to meet you. You are truly lucky. Way to go!
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Old 05-14-2005, 09:11 PM   #35
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Does anyone have video of Laura's 2nd performance? I only saw the first night (and a pic of night 2).

check the audio/video section

someone has put a few songs from 5/10 up on torrent, and one of them is party girl, and its awesome
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Old 05-14-2005, 09:37 PM   #36
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Laura you rock! Thanks for representing all of us tall girls so well. I loved reading your account. It leaves me with a big old grin.
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Old 05-14-2005, 10:02 PM   #37
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cool amazing story...i just can't imagine spending 10 minutes on stage with the band!!!!!

thanks for sharing that with everybody. hopefully we'll all get to see it on the dvd!
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Old 05-14-2005, 10:22 PM   #38
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"...and next thing I know I’m being hoisted up onto the stage."

Hahaha, that's where I come in. Thank you Laura for my most memorable person hoisting experience.

Seriously though, I was right there and saw it all. Bono loved it! We all loved it in that section! Congrats and SWEEEEEEEEEET!
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Old 05-14-2005, 10:24 PM   #39
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Hey Laura! It's Bridget from the first 3 shows...I got some pickshas:



and




The rest are here.
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Old 05-15-2005, 07:12 AM   #40
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