After San Francisco's new mayor announced imminent plans to "clean up" downtown with a new corporate "dot com corridor" and arts district--featuring the new headquarters of Twitter and Burning Man--curators Erick Lyle and Chris Johanson brought over 100 artists and activists together with …
Come On Down
56p, b&w, 5.5"x8.5"
The weird world of game shows through the eyes of writers, contestants and hopefuls! Come On Down covers everything from Bozo Buckets to Jeopardy , The Cash Cab to the internet experiment Red Carpet Run to two perspectives on Who Wants To Be A Millionaire? and much more. What's awesome about this anthology is its "insiders" approach consistently sweeps away the smoke and mirrors - prizes are crappy, writing questions is creepy, enthusiasm is cooked. The hard work and anxiety behind a facade of excitement and fun. This is a real winner of a zine, that's rooted in love of the format. Plus it reminded me of my unfufilled dream to be a contestant on Supermarket Sweep -EF