In response to:

MSNBC Identifies True Culprit in Detroit Bankruptcy: Republicans, Of Course

william4830 Wrote: Jul 22, 2013 6:33 PM
I laughed at first...then I realized that PMSNBC was/is serious(?!) I live in Ann Arbor,and work in Detroit....this city was run into the ground by the clowns in the DEMONRAT party...From Coleman Young to Kwame Kilpatrick and the City Council...Oh and I forgot about Jennifer Granholm..Her "Cool Cities" project...What a JOKE!....Melissa put a tampon in her ear and went to far...Bird Brain!
kalexander363 Wrote: Nov 22, 2013 8:15 PM
Ummm .... Republicans hold a majority of seats in the Senate with 26; Democrats hold 12 seats. Ummm ... Republicans hold a majority of seats in the Senate with 26; Democrats hold 12 seats. The Governor of Michigan is Republican Rick Snyder ... now, lets ask the question again. Who is to blame for Detroit, MICHIGAN? Lol, The answer to that question has been repeated three times in this post. Republicans!

Welcome to Fantasyland.  After decades of one-party rule, extreme fiscal mismanagement and urban rot, the city of Detroit filed for bankruptcy late last week -- the largest such municipal failure in US history.  Statistics tell the depressing story, a few of which Mark Steyn recapitulated in his weekend column:


By the time Detroit declared bankruptcy, Americans were so inured to the throbbing dirge of Motown’s Greatest Hits — 40 percent of its streetlamps don’t work; 210 of its 317 public parks have been permanently closed; it takes an hour for police to respond to a...