— By Kevin Montgomery (@kevinmonty) | September 20th, 2011 @ 10:16am This dude was posted up outside Lucca on Valencia, banging his hands on a gutted speaker box and soliciting donations out of a repurposed weed jar. A harbinger of things to come, or merely a bold stand against sit/lie?Previously on Uptown Almanac: NYT Renames Popular Apathy-Soaked Dolores Park Knoll "Hipster Hill" to "Hippie Hill" Comments (5) ryrycalguy | September 20th, 2011 @ 11:41am [Permalink] That “gutted speaker box” is actually called a Cajon. It’s a real drum. In fact, something that Peruvians are very proud of. GG | September 20th, 2011 @ 1:57pm [Permalink] Hell no. I’ve never found myself defending sit/lie before, but if it’s going to be used to harass drum circle participants or potential drum circle participants, bring on the unconstitutional ticketing. Tony T | September 20th, 2011 @ 3:00pm [Permalink] This was inevitable. Gentrification progression always takes the same route … first the artists, then the hipsters, then the yuppies, then the hippies. Plain and simple, this might be right time to move to a different neighborhood, yo. Pedro Navaja | September 20th, 2011 @ 6:31pm [Permalink] You know, there’s always the possible strategy of tossing enough ducats into the jar, then maybe he’d buy a bus ticket back home. He could wow the hicks hanging out at the Dairy Queen. Think too much | September 20th, 2011 @ 9:09pm [Permalink] Nargles. No G. They are invisible creatures that steal your things, typically shoes or weed.