The scene on the grounds at Sedalia made the degradation of Sodom and Gommorrah appear to be rather mild. Natural and unnatural sex acts became a "spectator sport." Sex orgies were openly advertised... The fairgrounds' underpass was transformed into an Oriental Bazaar where all forms of hard drugs were sold. Motorcycle gangs perpetrated acts of extortion, rape and physical violence.The committee subsequently recommended that no further rock festivals be held in Sedalia, a ban which has been upheld to this day, although several of the acts have returned to perform at the Missouri State Fair. (The musicians, not the "natural and unnatural sex acts.")
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