Abandoned America: Twin Arrows, Arizona

On Interstate 40, west of Winslow, Arizona, you’ll find Twin Arrows, an old Route 66 trading post. The trading post has its own highway exit, but has been abandoned for some years, the price of a gallon of gasoline forever frozen at $1.36.

Three Card Monte

This New York street scene was fascinating. Everyone you see in the picture is part of the crew: a shill pretends to play (and pretends to win) to hype it up. Lookouts pretend to be spectators while watching for five-oh. When one of them gives the signal, the whole crew walks away and disappears into the crowd.