Death of the American Hobo (Documentary)

Death of the American Hobo (Documentary)

BEN: Your heart’s racing. Obviously, you’re hoping that we wouldn’t get caught. -There’s something about the hobo that has to be recorded in American history. BEN: The whole time we were asking ourselves, what is the story here? What is the story of the hobo? …

The (mostly) true story of hobo graffiti

The (mostly) true story of hobo graffiti

It ranges from elaborate murals … to crude scribbles on bathroom walls. Leaving your name, or “tag,” on things that aren’t yours is an age-old practice in bragging rights – just to say, “I was here.” And the more intricate the tag or more challenging …