Video of the World AIDS Day

AIDS ribbon1st December is World AIDS day, dedicated to the stigma that still attaches to being HIV+, encouraging safe practices and reminding people that the virus is by no means beaten.

It is also a day for celebrating those lost to the disease. How about the amazing Rudolph Nureyev, one of the greatest dancers of all time and who, incidentally, made Schwarzenegger look like a wimp. It takes a long of strength and muscle control to make those movements look as light and effortless as that.

Here he is with equally talented Margot Fonteyn in Swan Lake:

And in lighter mood:

I don’t know who the poor dancer was in that pig suit, but that is professionalism to the core.

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