I walked past my favorite Mufflerman down on Santa Monica Boulevard. He’s been given a make over. He used to look like this:
Now he looks like this:
I’m not absolutely sure it’s an improvement but no doubt he’ll get made over again before too long.
Incidentally, should you care, Lashes Ska Ruh (the name on the mufflerman’s body in the second picture) is the name of a street artist. This is apparently her, on the couch, behind the bandana, keeping it real.
SKA – stands for “still kicking ass,” and “suckers keep asking,” among other things.