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A Jazz Festival Postcard: The Watermelon Sacrifice

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A Jazz Festival Postcard: The Watermelon Sacrifice

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A Jazz Festival Postcard: The Watermelon Sacrifice

A Jazz Festival Postcard: The Watermelon Sacrifice

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You hear whisperings about the watermelon sacrifice at Jazz Fest, but as an unsponsored event, it's hard to locate. That is, unless you're familiar with 60-year-old Jack Varuso, otherwise known as the Tutu Man. Producer Adam Burke offers an audio postcard.