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Tulips, before the bloom and after

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The "sliding" photos are after the jump.

We're right in the heart of tulip season, so we thought it'd be fun to put together some "sliding before and after" photos of the Washington Park tulips.

The pre-bloom photos are from April 27 -- so, almost two weeks ago -- when almost none of the tulips were in bloom. The post-bloom photos are from this morning.

Happy Tulip Fest.

Photos are above in large format -- click or scroll all the way up.

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