Sunday, December 22, 2013

Welcome to Burlington Vermont

The only supermarket in downtown Burlington, Vermont is City Market, which recently had a large mural painted by Tara Goreau at the entrance.

All very pleasant-looking for a health food store in the same city that brought you Ben & Jerry's, Phish and Senator Bernie Sanders.

But take a look at the upper right hand corner of the mural...
Everywhere else in the mural the sky has little fluffy clouds and only up in the corner, surrounding the ubiquitous security camera, are numerous parallel vapor trails.

Little Fluffy Clouds:

Here is the Masonic Temple in Burlington where Senator Bernie Sanders  has his local offices:

From Wikipedia:
"In 1981, at the suggestion of his friend Richard Sugarman, a professor of religion at the University of Vermont, Sanders ran for Mayor of Burlington."

Richard Sugarman:

 BPOE (Benevolent Protection of the Order of the Elks)
Bernie Sanders used to say the town was run out of the Elks Lodge...



John Dewey:

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