Wednesday, June 11, 2008

Now It Can Be Told

The L.A. Downtown News has an article all about the booming sign- twirling industry. There's a sign-spinning agency based out of San Diego that puts twirlers through a "boot camp" and actually has patented sign-spinning tricks. 19-year-old Stan Aopert (that's him in the photo) makes $17 an hour and says:
I've really learned to connect with my audience... When you're on the corner you're performing, you're supposed to be giving it your all. It's a performance, a competitive sport and a job.


At Thursday, June 26, 2008 at 11:37:00 PM PDT, Blogger clynne said...

Wow, that's insane! And kinda cool


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