The American Advent Season commenced on November 25th as faithful millions observed the solemn rites of Black Friday. Yesterday marked another ceremonial milestone, the annual Adoration of the Air Jordans. In the pre-dawn hours, reverent crowds assembled before great
cathedral shopping mall doors for the ceremonial yelling, pushing, shoving and punching as clouds of spicy incense wafted through the air.
Top image (“Adoration of the Air Jordans, after Lorenzo Lotto”) by Mike Licht. Download a copy here and a copy of the bottom image here. Creative Commons license; credit Mike Licht, NotionsCapital.com
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