Keenan "KT" Thoreau
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|Keenan "KT" Thoreau|
|Date of Birth|
|Occupation||Musician, Roll For Damage|
|Associations||Married to Ripley Wayans|
- Member of the band Roll For Damage
- Popularly known as "KT"
- Refers to Alejo Jackson as family; nicknamed him "A.J."
- In 2001 (264 AC), along with bandmate Echo West, was arrested on drug charges and sentenced to undergo treatment.
- Alejo Jackson NARCed on them when musical output began failing.
- In more recent years, the two are thought to be still fighting such addictions with increased difficulty.
- Very socially and politically outspoken.
- Arrested at a protest against development of the Northside Nature Preserve, as one of the organizers/speakers
- Revealed by the Recon Encryption Puzzle as a secret member of the Reconstructionists cult
- After Ryan Klein was fired from his Sentinel position - ostensibly because he was a Reconstructionist - KT made a public statement announcing he too is a Reconstructionist, showing solidarity among brothers, and pleading the city to show their outrage at the Sentinel.
- Sings lead vocal on the socially motivated RFD song Wisdom, which is more or less his personal views of Religious intolerance in the city.
- Thoreau wed his longtime companion Wayans in a dawn Lighting of the Way ceremony on Alchemy Beach, 23-SEP-06.
- Was handled by Reconstructionist officiant Sister Jaina.
- Thoreau and Wayans spent the preceding night on the beach in meditation;
- They were joined shortly before sunrise by their guests, and the day was celebrated by a surprisingly quiet breakfast on a pavilion overlooking the bay.
- The small ceremony was attended primarily by close friends and relatives, including:
- Perplex City Sentinel
- article, 05-APR-05 "RFD Back to Studio" link
- article, 11-APR-05 "Five Arrested During Northside Protest" link
- article, 04-JUL-05 "KT Shocker: 'I'm a Reconstructionist'" link
- article, 05-SEP-05 "Initiative Takes Off" link
- article, 08-SEP-05 "View from Earth: Religious Freedom" link
- article, 15-SEP-05 "Iona Interviews... Keenan Thoreau" link
- letters, 19-JAN-06 "Sexual Politics"
- article, 25-SEP-06 "KT Weds in Seaside Lighting Ceremony" link