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Depression Hobos and Aunt Annie Mae

The two-story boarding house proudly graced the corner of Green Street and Boyce Street in Union, South Carolina. It faced the Union Mill.

     Painted white, like all of the other mill village houses, the windows sparkled in the June sun. 698 more words

More Life Sentences For Members Of Super Gang

(CBS) — Life sentences have been handed down to two more leaders of a notorious “super gang” for their roles in multiple murders that were part of a vast drug-trafficking conspiracy. 158 more words


Hobos Gang Leader Sentenced To 40 Years In Prison

CHICAGO (CBS) — A convicted gang member called “a disease to society” by prosecutors was sentenced Thursday to 40 years in prison.

Assistant U.S. Attorney Patrick Otlewski said Gregory “Bowlegs” Chester remained “unrepentant” about the crimes he committed as a leader of the Hobos “super gang,” described by prosecutors as “an all-star team of the worst of the worst” of Chicago’s street gangs. 847 more words


Hobos ‘Super Gang’ Leader Up For Sentencing; Feds Want Life

CHICAGO (CBS) — The head of a murderous “super gang” that terrorized Chicago’s South and West sides for 10 years is set to be sentenced by a federal judge Thursday morning. 743 more words



The incongruous ad caught my eye while skimming through Facebook. It was plugging “Hobo Handbags” at Nordstroms for “only” $284.90 regular price was $428.00. I said out loud, “Wait a minute!” I already knew that Nordstroms is a high-end prestigious department store chain. 696 more words

Cultural Highlights

Sexy Hobo

So here I am, trawling the utter dross that compiles most of the Amazon bestseller list, when I start noticing that every other book has the word “Billionaire” in the title. 204 more words


A Journey Through Hobohemia

One of my favorite French poems is “Ma Bohème” by Arthur Rimbaud. I had to do a presentation on it in a university french poetry class and it has always stayed close to my heart.  224 more words

Middle Fiction