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Along with explaining the waste squeezing-and-dumping process the driver shared to him seemingly not-related stories about the recent past. Stories about why his grandpa decided to move all his family out from prosperous Boston to underdeveloped Soviet Armenia, how his grandpa was sent to Stalin’s Gulag for no reason, why the driver was labeled the relative of the nation’s enemy and was kicked off the university. And many other stories.

Garbage Truck 1970

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