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August performs with his band at the Electric Maid on Sept. 15.
Rob Sachs
August performs with his band at the Electric Maid on Sept. 15.

One way to tell a Steam Punker is by his or her period clothes and funky eyewear. The Steam Punk movement encourages people to have alter egos, living in a world where an altered past leads to an alternate future. Rob Sachs attends the Steamtopian Cavalcade in Takoma Park, Md., to learn about Steam Punk, and how people in the D.C. region celebrate it.

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