It contains the iconic lines, “Give me your tired, your poor, your huddled masses yearning to breathe free.
For the lifers, LARPing becomes their main social outlet.
According to Michael Ventrella, a founder of Alliance, dating is common among LARPers and there have been more than a few weddings of people who met there.
On this day, in 1885, the defining landmark of the United States arrived in New York harbor.
It had traveled across the Atlantic from France, but that short trip was only a small moment in the winding journey behind the creation of the quintessential icon of liberty and freedom: the statue of Laboulaye praised the relationship between France and the United States, an alliance dating back to the Revolutionary War, when French assistance to the colonial cause proved to be a decisive reason why the war was won.