An occasional series showing snapshots of America
September 13, 2009
HOMETOWN U.S.A.: SANTA FE, N.M.
In the span of 24 hours, Westin McDowell lost his job and his girlfriend. A day later, he stood glumly in the rain. His face, which he had painted to look like a mime's, was beginning to run.
July 12, 2009
HOMETOWN U.S.A.: Coney Island, N.Y.
Ah, summer at Coney Island: Carnies beckoning passersby to try their luck shooting the freak. Wild screams coming from the Cyclone coaster. Elephants taking on humans to see who can eat the most hot dog buns.
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