The Worst of Hard Summer 2013
Twenty-four hours of partying over two days is a lot, but many took the plunge over the weekend for Hard Summer, the annual two day electro-fest.
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70,000 attendees descended upon Chinatown's State Historic Park for the festival, which expanded its hours from noon to midnight this year. Lots of them had a great time, but the event was marred by tragedy, something that has become all too common at these types of events. Here's the worst of what went down over the weekend:
A man dies
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Around 10 pm, a 25-year-old man was found dead inside on the grounds of the festival. An overdose was suspected. Here's the full story.
By the end of Saturday night the festival was a mess of empty water bottles and other assorted trash. The garbage cans and recycling bins were literally overflowing with (improperly sorted) refuse. Sad.
That damn rave girl outfit
Ladies, it's time to revitalize your festival steez. Yes, you're 18 and have killer body, and of course this is the perfect venue to show it off with a sparkly matching bra/panty set, those furry boot things, a tutu and the ribbons y'all wrap around your legs, but considering that such EDM apparel is now available in most suburban malls, your look is officially played out.