Photo Essays: The Misfits: Slab City: Golf - An American Tradition

This is Stan, an elderly man, who lives in a trailer without electricity in the searing desert heat amongst the filth of empty rye bottles and cigarette butts, in urine stained pants, barely able to walk, but he insists it is his preference and choice to be there. Better there than in a hospital or an old age facility where he will be forced to change his ways.
Golf - An American Tradition, 2009

This is Stan, an elderly man, who lives in a trailer without electricity in the searing desert heat amongst the filth of empty rye bottles and cigarette butts, in urine stained pants, barely able to walk, but he insists it is his preference and choice to be there. Better there than in a hospital or an old age facility where he will be forced to change his ways.