BLACK ROCK CITY, Nevada--The Man burned Monday night. Seriously.
For years at Burning Man, the joke has been, "We should burn the Man on Wednesday."
The Man, of course, is the tall wooden figure at the center of the annual countercultural arts festival.
Well, late Monday night--OK, early Tuesday morning--the mantra came true.
As groups of people were gathered around, watching the eclipse of the moon, just as the moon went into full eclipse, word--which I listened to--started to filter across "Com," the official Burning Man organizational radio communications system, that someone had set the Man … Read more