[London, August 31. Image via Getty]

A dancer is pictured at an annual Notting Hill Carnival in London on August 31, 2009. The festival was launched in 1959 by post-World War II immigrants from what were then Britain's Caribbean colonies, as a community act of defiance following ugly race riots the year before. AFP PHOTO/Ben Stansall (Photo credit should read BEN STANSALL/AFP/Getty Images)