Modesto, California, is quite possibly the country's most fucked-up place. A beautiful seventeen-year-old girl, Marisa, once showed it to me. Over the course of one day in Modesto, we witnessed a fistfight between two of her friends and talked to another who'd just had her house burglarized. There were drugs involved, so my perspective may have been skewed, but I felt certain that every person I met... More >>>