This Was A Banner Week For Lazy Viral Photos About Detroit

If someone had told me years ago while I was in J-School that in order to sustain a career in telling stories about my hometown, I'd have to copy and paste before-and-after photos of a few buildings, I'd have called you crazy. Oh, what a mistake I would have made back then. » 5/30/14 11:40am 5/30/14 11:40am

We Love Detroit, Even If You Don't

Detroit is bankrupt. Does it hurt to write those words? Honestly, it doesn't. It hurts as much as ripping a Band-Aid off. Detroit is bankrupt. Detroit is bankrupt. Detroit is bankrupt. I can say it a million times, but the emotional effects are minimal. Call it being jaded, or maybe just putting your head in the sand.… » 7/19/13 9:54am 7/19/13 9:54am

A Friendly Reminder That The Universe Does Not Revolve Around Midtown

Somewhat overlooked in the 24-hour Hoffa news cycle, Duggan-gate, Aiyana Jones-gate and Chrysler-gate was another controversial tidbit in the Detroitosphere: the widening of I-94. » 6/19/13 8:23am 6/19/13 8:23am