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Detroit's Beautiful, Horrible Decline - Photo Essays - TIME,29307,1882089,00.html

Two French photographers immortalize the remains of the motor city on film
Through the ruins of Detroit..
Could this be more depressing? The once-beautiful Detroit, formerly the economic engine of a nation, is a ghost.
Maybe it's all I've been reading about the collapse of the classic Maya lately, but this seriously gives me the creeps.