The Salt Series: Poop Dreams by Brian Gersten

January 28, 2013

Port-O-Potties are a basic necessity at many outdoor public events. All of us have used them, and we all have opinions about them. Yet we rarely consider the fact that someone has to clean them. That someone is Ric Downing. He has a few opinions of his own.

This piece was produced at the Salt Institute for Documentary Studies in Portland, Maine.


Brian Gersten is a recent graduate of the Salt Institute for Documentary Studies. He is a freelance writer, documentarian, rapper, actor, and basketball historian. Both Brian and Bill Murray grew up in Wilmette, IL and did their undergraduate studies in the state of Colorado. Coincidence? Brian currently resides in Chicago, IL.