Norm Lopez takes a bath on the sidewalk in front of his house after his breakfast on Aug. 13, 2013. Norm Lopez has a fervent, almost cultlike following in certain Sacramento communities: Local bands have put him on their T-shirts, commuters exit the light rail at the 13th Street stop just to say hello and his Facebook page has hundreds of friends.
Norm Lopez takes a bath on the sidewalk in front of his house after his breakfast on Aug. 13, 2013. Norm Lopez has a fervent, almost cultlike following in certain Sacramento communities: Local bands have put him on their T-shirts, commuters exit the light rail at the 13th Street stop just to say hello and his Facebook page has hundreds of friends. Sue Morrow Sacramento Bee file
Norm Lopez takes a bath on the sidewalk in front of his house after his breakfast on Aug. 13, 2013. Norm Lopez has a fervent, almost cultlike following in certain Sacramento communities: Local bands have put him on their T-shirts, commuters exit the light rail at the 13th Street stop just to say hello and his Facebook page has hundreds of friends. Sue Morrow Sacramento Bee file
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Ryan Lillis has covered the city of Sacramento, its 108 neighborhoods and its politicians since 2008. Prior to that, he covered crime at The Sacramento Bee. A native of upstate New York, Lillis has a journalism degree from the University of California, Berkeley.

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