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Adam Yauch, Activism & Fake Mustaches

Five years ago, my husband and I were going through airport security for our first vacation since having kid #2 when my phone started dinging. The news that Adam Yauch had passed away was coming to me in an avalanche of texts and calls, and it absolutely gutted me...[to continue reading on Medium, go here.]

From a color slide I took of Yauch in Tibet (1995) after we attended a religious festival that devolved into tsampa-throwing battle. Tsampa is a barely flour and a staple in the Tibetan diet. Throwing it in the air during a festival is a blessing…Throwing it in each other’s faces after the blessing is fun.

From a color slide I took of Yauch in Tibet (1995) after we attended a religious festival that devolved into tsampa-throwing battle. Tsampa is a barely flour and a staple in the Tibetan diet. Throwing it in the air during a festival is a blessing…Throwing it in each other’s faces after the blessing is fun.