500

– Participants in Lithuania’s first Gay Pride march, held May 8

600

– Lithuanian police on hand to control the marchers and their opponents

1,000

– Anti-gay protesters, who had to be held back with tear gas from attacking the Lithuanian pride march

1,168

– Confirmed guests as of May 10 on the Facebook page of the 40th annual Atlanta Pride Festival. Set for Oct. 9-10, the event is expected to draw more than 100,000.

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