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Tale of Two Cities

surfdogtambien Wrote: Jan 29, 2013 9:53 PM
You are correct that the woes of Detroit cannot be blamed on Obama but the end result of over reaching by the UAW resulted in making what was once the richest city in the US a shell of it's former self. This over reach will repeat again with the same result.

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