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Need some more duct tape?

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truckThe camper topping this truck seems a little … gravity-challenged? It’s not even clear exactly what’s holding it in place. Bungee cords? Guy wire? Straps? And, yes, a little duct tape here and there.

It was spotted a couple days ago in Española. And, before you sharpen up your latest jokes on that northern New Mexico city that gets no respect, let’s point out that the truck does not display New Mexico plates. Must be a tourist. Probably not someone spending a lot of money at art galleries.

Maybe it’s not the wheels many of us would choose, but let’s give a little salute to someone who reuses, recycles and makes do with the rejects of others.

 

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