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Nitropaste - is the grey tube in Kurt's Dope kit

Kurt Cobain – Cigar Box – Dope Kit

I was going through Kurt’s death scene photos with my friend and everything in the box made sense, but then she started wondering what was in the grey and white tube cause we had never seen that before. It’s Nitropaste which is a form of nitroglycerin for people with angina or potential for heart attacks. Used…

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Bonnie Brae and 6th

Bonnie Brae and 6th – I love this area and this intersection particularly. The Rampart Police department is actually located maybe 5 blocks down from this doughnut shop. This corner was a huge magnet for shady activity through the 90s and early 2000s.  The illicit activities were so brazen and went on for years and…

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Bonnie Brae and 6th

Under the Bridge – Actual Bridge

In the book Scar Tissue, by Anthony Kiedis he talks about occasionally scoring drugs on Bonnie Brae and 6th. He also mentions the name Bonnie Brae in the song Slow Cheetah. In the late 80s and most of the 90s anyone could score heroin or crack on the corner of Bonnie Brae and 6th. There…

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The Haunted Whaley House

I took a bunch of pictures of the Whaley House hoping to catch something, anything. No ghosts found. But I will keep going back until I find something. This property was initially a court house and many executions were performed on site.  The land was purchased by the Whaley’s in 1856 and used as a…

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Southern California Skies

Here are a few pictures that I took in 2011 North Hollywood, 101 Studio City, California This photo was taken in Oceanside which is closer to San Diego. This one is San Diego.  Encinitas to be exact. This one was taken in Arizona when we were driving through. Burbank, California! On the 101.  Los Angeles!…

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