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AUDIO: Interview from 'Dome City' with Joseph Bijou of New Orleans

On September 10, I met Joseph Bijou from the 70122 zip code of New Orleans, Louisiana. Joesph had just finished getting a haircut at the makeshift barber shop setup inside the Astrodome of Houston, Texas. (27:57 minutes / 12.8 MB)
Joseph Bijou
Joseph Bijou
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Photos from inside the Astrodome:

The Surreal Scene of Dome City

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Real person 11.Sep.2005 19:53


Prime example of what Indymedia offers us: unedited interview with a real person on the spot. not spun by media boss editors or copy-writers. Viva independent IMC's! thanks volunteers...