Friday, June 30, 2006

If Only I Were Eight Years Old Again and Could Get an Invitation to This!!

Hundreds of Joes parachute from New Orleans hotel
Dave Cohen / WWL News Director

Hundreds if G.I. Joe action figures are falling from a downtown New Orleanshotel today.

Organizers of the tenth annual G.I. Joe Collectors Convention say they are dropping more than 300 Joes from the top of the 17-story Lowes Hotel. The figures have working parachutes.

It marks the beginning of the gathering which runs through the weekend.

Source: WWL