Yesterday I found myself at The Oregon Country Fair, a patchouli-soaked cabal of hackneyed licentiousness that seemed especially idiotic given the circumstances. I am normally not too fond of the Nouveau-Deadhead set or the Boomer Weekend Warriors who insist on playing dress up and pretending it’s 1968 again, but visiting the fair made me especially ornery considering it was the day after news broke that our justice system has apparently held on to some vestiges of the spirit behind the ol’ 3/5 Clause, at least so far as the value of a 17-year old black teenager is concerned.
But there will be more on that later…much more. Until then, here are some of the more unnerving photos I took yesterday afternoon:
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