“The Rumble in the Mumble” did not go down as advertised. In fact, it turned out to be a game of petanque. Twas with steely balls and without the timely intervention of Sheriff Kenny Buxton that the score was settled and Plus Tard miraculously emerged the victor. And so, our two potatoey combatants were more interested in mashing me than hashing it out with each other. Polaroid by Marla Brose.