Election Day has come and gone, but a man still strums Hank Williams songs on his guitar outside the GOP headquarters every day.
The 55-year old, who has a full, grey beard and wears black Ray-Ban sunglasses and a black cowboy hat, says he is frequently confused with being the Republicanâ€™s biggest fan, or a Bob Dylan-esque mascot of sorts.
But the real reason he plays at the intersection of Second and Main streets, he says, is quite simple and less political: The tips are good.
â€œThis is the best spot in town,â€ Richard Smith said, noting that he has met tourists from all over the world from his concrete perch.
The Illinois-native folk rock musician has jammed on his black six-string Behringer guitar on the same corner for more than a Login to read more