Ronald Reagan by Kenneth Goldsmith

Scene from Kota Ezawa's Take Off

Scene from Kota Ezawa's Take Off

Scene from Kota Ezawa's Take Off

Scene from Kota Ezawa's Take Off

Kenneth Goldsmith will be reading from his forthcoming book Seven American Deaths and Disasters at our final KinoTek event in December.

Green. Coming out.

Horsepower, Shaddick.

Advise, we’ve had shots fired. Shots fired. There are some injuries, uh, lay one on.

Parr, Shaddick. Stagecoach, Shaddick.

Rawhide is okay, Follow-up. Rawhide is okay.

Halfback, roger.

You wanna go to the hospital or back to the White House?

We’re going right... we’re going to Crown.


Back to the White House. Back to the White House. Rawhide is okay.

Halfback, Crown.

Halfback, Halfback, Crown.

Crown, Halfback.

Halfback, Crown. We have Muratti requesting a status report on Rawhide.

Tell him to stay off the air for now. Rawhide’s alright. Thank you so much. Gordon, Unrue. Gordon, Gordon, Unrue.

Go ahead. Gordon. Gordon, Unrue.

Go ahead, Drew. Roger. We want to go to the emergency room of George Washington. That’s a roger.

Go to George Washington fast. Roger. Sergeant Bell, Gordon. Parr, Shaddick. Parr, Shaddick.

Shaddick, Parr. George Washington. Roger. Get an ambulance, I mean get the, um, stretcher out there. Horsepower, Shaddick. You copy, GW? Correct. We’ve made the call.

Horsepower, Horsepower.

Let’s hustle.

This is Horsepower. Go ahead.

Connecticut Avenue en route Central Cell Block.

Ah, this is Horsepower. You’re terribly broken. I just caught the tail end. Say again?

Horsepower this is

Agent, Horsepower. Go ahead.

Roger. I have suspect in custody. I’m in an MPD vehicle, heading for, taking him to Central Cell Block. Can I get support please?

Okay, let’s send some agents up there to help.

Horsepower, Shaddick. Shaddick from... Halfback.

Horsepower, we’re on... en route to the location. Horsepower, Halfback. We have an arrival at GW. Confirm, roger.

Would you, uh, contact WFO or some other divisions and get additional people sent to this location.

Roger that. Horsepower... suspect in custody at Central Cell... repeat it.

Be advised I have suspect in custody in an MPD vehicle arriving at Central Cell Block. Taking him to central booking and, copy?

Repeat it one last time, over.

Green, Hilton security room.

Go ahead. Hilton security room from Green. Go ahead

This is the security room. When you have a chance, give us a call down here.

Roger. Go ahead. Go ahead, Brown. Go ahead, Brown. Horsepower, Fencing Master limo.

Wanko, Varey.

Wanko, Varey.

Go ahead, Varey

Where you at, ahh, Bob?

Over by the door in the front.


You want me to meet you at the parkway there, where you come out in the street.

Negative, meet me at the first door here, uh, Go ahead. What’s your location?

Sullivan, Campbell. Come on out. Campbell, please.


Horsepower from Opfer.

Station calling Horsepower.

Roger. We’re gonna leave with Rainbow and go to that location.

Station calling Horsepower, repeat please.

Horsepower this is Opfer. We’re going to go to that location with Rainbow.

Roger, George

Crown and Horsepower, Rainbow trail. Depart Crown en route local stop.

Horsepower copy, Rainbow trail.

Horsepower from Opfer.


Roger, if you have any contact at this next location tell them we’re coming in the 22nd Street entrance.

Roger, 22nd Street. Break. Halfback, Halfback, Horsepower.

Horsepower, Halfback.

Roger, be advised Rainbow is coming to your location at the 22nd Street entrance. Can you make sure she gets in?

Roger. Burns you copy?

Crown and Horsepower from Rainbow trail, Rainbow arrive local stop.




Halfback, Horsepower.

Horsepower, Halfback.

Roger, could you get a hold of Shaddick or Parr and have them two-two Horsepower?

Roger. Break. Shaddick or Parr you copy two-two Horsepower? Roger. Two-two Horsepower.