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  1. So sorry to hear this. I never had the pleasure...

    So sorry to hear this. I never had the pleasure of meeting him, but his posts here at DYes have stayed with me through the years. As a long time member, his contributions never failed to light up a...
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    But is it an insane markup relative to the...

    But is it an insane markup relative to the typical markup for clothes, accessories, lifestyle stuff or other such products? There's a reason Coach or Marc Jacobs are multi-million or billion dollar...
  3. Thread: Sugar Man

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    Just saw the film "Searching from Sugar Man" last...

    Just saw the film "Searching from Sugar Man" last night. Glad to see this musician/songwriter finally get the recognition he deserves, a wonderful story of discovery and talent uncovered. The film...
  4. Thread: Rose Terrace

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    You find the best sources on this forum. Had...

    You find the best sources on this forum.

    Had no idea the interior of Rose Terrace was that impressive. From the looks of it, Rose Terrace had to have been America's finest Classic French Revival...
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    Enjoyed your autobiographical site, HK.

    Enjoyed your autobiographical site, HK.
  6. Glad to see that HM identified the Burlesque...

    Glad to see that HM identified the Burlesque theater. Thought it might have been the Lyceum, but it is obviously the Avenue Theater.

    Thanks for the time and effort posting these photos. Am...
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    Seems to me that this list isn't about Detroit...

    Seems to me that this list isn't about Detroit per se but about the economic importance of Detroit and its effect on this country and other parts of the world. Glad to see someone recognize the...
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    "Parent's Creek" Thanks was wondering what it...

    "Parent's Creek"

    Thanks was wondering what it was called before getting named "Bloody Run" by the British.

    Like the idea of uncovering Parent's Creek but Baby's Creek? That seems like a real...
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    Bushstart - Thanks for putting that map together....

    Bushstart - Thanks for putting that map together. I'll be sure to use it as a reference in the future.
  10. Django, thanks. Wouldn't have guessed the Miami...

    Django, thanks. Wouldn't have guessed the Miami but you're probably right. The place has changed quite a bit from its New Miami days, particularly, all that natural light.
  11. It was an impressive article and having seen a...

    It was an impressive article and having seen a few false starts in Detroit the past thirty years it seems maybe this time something will hold.

    In the photo of the Detroit Party Marching Band...
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    Thanks for putting the documentary together....

    Thanks for putting the documentary together. Enjoyed it.
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    Was just talking to my dad about the Dutch Elm...

    Was just talking to my dad about the Dutch Elm disease in Detroit and, of course, he said it was devastating.

    He said that while working for Detroit Edison on a hot summer day it was always a...
  14. That's a very big "probably". I would stick with...

    That's a very big "probably". I would stick with the GM plants in Brazil & Mexico and an occupied Ren Cen & Tech Center.
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    Thanks. Enjoyed the tour!

    Thanks. Enjoyed the tour!
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    Best summary of the La Nain Rouge I've heard, but...

    Best summary of the La Nain Rouge I've heard, but it looks like the object next to the Jesuit priest is the Joe Louis Fist.

    Thanks Lowell for the photo essay, curious to know where the relief...
  17. This is not the first time a business in the...

    This is not the first time a business in the Detroit Metro area has mentioned their inability to attract top talent, but the region politically does not want to hear this because it means making...
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    Contact your friends who live in a city that you...

    Contact your friends who live in a city that you are interested and see if you can room with them until you can get setup on your own. Did that initially for about a year and a half when I landed...
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    Thanks for the link to the musician's website....

    Thanks for the link to the musician's website. There's just no way you can pass off a world-class orchestra with budget talent. It is just something you cannot hide or pretend otherwise. No way, no...
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    My Irish ancestral parents arrived in Detroit in...

    My Irish ancestral parents arrived in Detroit in the 1840s directly from Ireland. Their daughter and my twice-great grandmother was known as the "Angel of Corktown" according to this 1949 article by...
  21. Looks like your conspiracist angle isn't holding...

    Looks like your conspiracist angle isn't holding up too well. From today's Wall Street Journal--
    ...
  22. Impressive. As mentioned, Yeah, with the first...

    Impressive. As mentioned, Yeah, with the first shots of this ad I was saying to myself "This is Detroit" then the commercial unfolded with more shots of Detroit and my disbelief just ascended as the...
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    Incredible photo, thanks for posting and the...

    Incredible photo, thanks for posting and the location info.

    The strange object floating over Woodward must be a banner. It would be wild if you could see a ship floating like that on the Detroit...
  24. Thread: John R.

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    Lived on Dakota between Woodward and John R in...

    Lived on Dakota between Woodward and John R in the early 80s. It was still decent at that time though the only viable businesses I recall on John R at that time were the Dakota Inn and a family-run...
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    Good-bye Sparky, thanks for putting on the Tiger...

    Good-bye Sparky, thanks for putting on the Tiger uniform.
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