A huckster plans to dupe some naive midwestern American rubes, but instead decides to call off the con in order to shack up with a hot librarian.
This is the music they rehearse by the Capitol for the Fourth of July. Make of that what you will. I heard it from my bike as I rode by. I think a military band played it. Patriotism.
Otherwise, it was very hot. I left even later than I normally would and I was still hot, though not as hot as it could have been. One more day until vacation. Tomorrow might not be terrible.