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This Guy’s Front Porch Is a 42-Year-Old Mustard-Yellow RV

(Photo: Jesse Sposato)

(Photo: Jesse Sposato)

When I asked Ron, who’d like to remain last nameless as he looks for a new job, where his interest in collecting vintage RVs came from, he shrugged his shoulders as if the answer were obvious. “It’s a hobby. Everybody needs a hobby.” Ron, a 55-year-old handyman and musician who has called the East Village home on and off since the mid-eighties, joked, “I have a boat, a dog, two RVs, a band [Bluesco Band], all the things you can have if you don’t have a girlfriend!”
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This Guy Has a Corner Office, But Only If He Parks It On a Corner

They’re the Urban Campers. We’re knocking on their doors and having a look inside.

The corner office (Photo: Lauren Carol Smith)

The corner office (Photo: Lauren Carol Smith)

Just about every weekday morning, T.R. Ludwig has to roll out of bed and get into the office by 8:30 a.m. And then he has to move that office. Because his office is a 1985 Winnebago attached to the body of a Chevy 150 truck.
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