set fire to the preacher who is promising us hell
when i saw this man on the street i immediately thought of this bill hicks quote on creationists:
do you ever notice how people who believe in creationism look really un-evolved? you ever notice that? eyes real close together, eyebrow ridges, big furry hands and feet... "i believe god created me in one day"... yeah looked like he rushed it
i didn't actually stop and speak to this old guy as i found him somewhat intimidating, but in fairness he did smile at me as i took this picture... yes, that is him smiling. i wasn't sure what was going through his head when he directed his smile to me. maybe it was a self-aware "yes i know i look ridiculous, snap away young man". or perhaps it was "go ahead and take your photos you heathen, at least i'm on the path to salvation". like i say, i found him pretty intense, which makes me think from a marketing point of view he's probably a poor candidate to be spearheading that particular campaign.
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