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Catch22Dem Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Apr-03-06 10:13 PM
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"Every child had a pretty good shot, to get at least as far as...
his old man got. But something happened on the way to that place. They threw an American flag in our face!"

I love this line from Billy Joel's "Allentown." The whole song tells such a story. I drove through Allentown in the late 80s. It was like a ghost town in lots of areas.
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Va Lefty Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Apr-03-06 10:39 PM
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1. My Hometown
Springsteen--"Foreman says these jobs are leaving and mister they ain't coming back. To my Hometown."
Similar sentiment
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