and the country is divided evenly for and against the Iraq War. Damascus, a
dive bar in San Francisco’s Mission District, becomes the unlikely setting for
a showdown between the opposing sides.
come to a boil when Owen, the bar’s proprietor who has recently taken to
wearing a Santa suit full-time, agrees to host the joint’s first (and only) art
show by Sylvia Suture, an ambitious young artist who longs to take her act to
the dramatic precipice of the high-wire by nailing live fish to the walls as a
incredibly creative and fully rendered cast of characters orbit the bar. There’s
No Eyebrows, a cancer patient who has come to the Mission to die anonymously;
Shambles, the patron saint of the hand job; Revv, a lead singer who acts too
much like a lead singer; and Owen, donning his Santa costume to mask the most
unfortunate birthmark imaginable. Download and start listening now!