Spinning for Cash

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“Most people won’t consider doing it, because of the robe. They think it’s undignified, but it doesn’t bother me. Money is money.  I was really sore after my first day. Once I had calluses on my hands it got better.”

The term of art the advertisement industry deploys for such work is human directional. Amado gets a $700 bonus if he can make it to April 15.   He rides the bus from ‘the city’ to flip the sign on Van Nuys Blvd.  

His other job is at a convenience store.