The Man Who Saved America

A year or so ago I went into my local bodega to buy a pint of ice cream or something. At the register, I gave the guy a ten dollar bill. He looked at it a moment, then handed it back to me. I was puzzled. “It’s fake, man,” he explained.

I looked closely at the bill. Pretty goddam good fake, to my untrained eye. I’d never even seen a counterfeit bill before, to my knowledge, let alone tried to pass one. Someone…

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Robert Edwards / The King's Necktie

Robert Edwards / The King's Necktie

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Writer, filmmaker, and veteran — blogging at The King’s Necktie @TheKingsNecktie