Tent City, U.S.A.

Anything he could do for them would only comprise a small push in a positive direction before the tremendous momentum of their negative tendencies reasserted itself.

—George Saunders, from Tent City, U.S.A, GQ Magazine, September 2009

If you’re interested in counter-culture, outsiders or homeless, crazy people in a tent city, you’ll dig this.

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