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originally posted by: NeuronDivide
They're mostly 50 square, 3 story, solid brick houses, too.
Buy a couple of the vacant blocks around you and fence it all off, put in a water tank and throw a bunch of seeds everywhere. You'd be self-sufficient in no time at all, and do it on the cheap!
originally posted by: andy06shake
a reply to: Blue Shift
Are the gaols not busting at the seems over there though?
Not enough places for the criminals already in custodial facilities.
So rounding up 1000 of the poor suckers might be somewhat a touch of overkill. LoL
originally posted by: SummerRain
a reply to: pavil
Man.. that is just surreal.
Elicits unknown memories of being someone who lived there. So different to the housing here.
Gah now I need to reset my head...
originally posted by: rollanotherone
originally posted by: wantsome
I'm not black but I know what it's like to be poor.
I'm surprised no one's called you on this. I personally don't care but I'm sure some people might be offended. Either way, cheers buddy!
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Maria is one of more than a thousand people that came here under the guise that if they voted to get rid of the current city council and its policies, the hundreds of thousands of abandoned homes in Detroit would be given to them. For free.
originally posted by: ketsuko
It's sort of an indication of the deep levels of institutional waste and mismanagement going on there.