Ed Driscoll

It Was Necessary to Destroy the Town in Order to Revive it

Now is the time at Ed Driscoll.com when we juxtapose!

“Destroying Detroit (in Order to Save It): It took over 300 years to build this city. It’ll take about four to knock it down. Howie Kahn rides shotgun with the men who are demolishing the abandoned, godforsaken homes of Detroit—all 70,000 of them—and paving the way for one last shot at the future.”

— Headline and subhead in May 2011 GQ.

“Obama makes Detroit revival central to his campaign.”

— Headline, Financial Times, June 1st, 2011.

(Concept via SDA.)

Update: ”General Motors not eager to be political talking point in 2012.”