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The Motor City’s wheels fall off

July 21, 2013

HOW THE mighty have fallen. When the city of Detroit officially filed for bankruptcy Thursday, it was the exclamation point on decades of economic erosion in the Motor City....

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turley

Jul-25-13 12:36 PM

Chicago will be next.....then likely Oakland and/or New Orleans....they all swallow the same poison: Affirmative Action, Union demands for PHD wages for GED workers, and an ignorant electorate that votes color or race over qualifications or ability....more to come in Obamerica!

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Thoughtful

Jul-25-13 10:06 PM

Sadly, the leadership of Detroit if you would like to call it that failed over the past thirty years to plan ahead, look ahead, recognize the trends and obvious indicators which required difficult and challenging decisions. Rather, they marched along and did not make the difficult cuts, decisions, and aggressive steps to manage their fate.

I feel for the current residents as the future is very uncertain.

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