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The Vampire Who Beat Wells Fargo

The Vampire Who Beat Wells Fargo

By Joseph Laycock….
But there’s another element to the story: Rodgers openly identifies as a vampire. The media’s celebration of a vampire “folk hero” is an important historical moment for this emerging community and may be a curious statement about tolerance in a time when trust is in scarce supply.
A music and events promoter by trade, Rodgers started Philadelphia’s “Dracula Ball” sixteen years ago, which has since become one of the largest events for goths and vampires in the country. Rodgers identifies as a “pranic vampire” meaning that he nourishes himself on the vital energy of others, and he’s had fangs permanently installed, which he describes as “an extension and expression of myself.”