too berkeley

September 28th, 2008

I’ve been acutely aware of my pinko-ness, recently. But thankfully, when I’m feeling like I’ve become so leftist that I’ve fallen off the common ground, Berkeley throws their “How Berkeley are you” festival, and I feel normal again. Representative of the wackos I’m surrounded by, there were Communists followed by Klingons followed by basket heads followed by witches trailed closely by polyamorous sleaze-balls. Even the Republicans showed up in their vehicle of mass destruction:

My two favorite art cars were the Calistoga wagon:

and the snail: