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March 20, 2007

Houses cheaper than cars in Detroit - "After selling house after house in the Motor City for less than the $29,000 it costs to buy the average new car, the auctioneer tried a new line: "The lumber in the house is worth more than that! Folks, the ground underneath the house goes with it. You do know that, right?" As Detroit reels from job losses in the U.S. auto industry, the depressed city has emerged as a boomtown in one area: foreclosed property." - More>>
posted by jr to other at 10:41 P.M. EST     4 comments

Drink Liberally - Drinking Liberally will meet tomorrow night, Wed. March 21, at 7:30. We'll be at Manhattan's again, and I hope to see the same kind of great turnout we've had for the last few weeks. - More>>
posted by dersprokkett to politics at 9:12 P.M. EST     No comments     Post a comment

Union-inspired violence directed against a Blade replacement worker. - Channel 13 reported the torching of the replacement worker's car on Monday (03/19/2007). - More>>
posted by paulhem to business at 11:48 A.M. EST     63 comments

Do you Twitter? - Seems like this "micro-blogging" tool has received more than its 15 minutes of fame. I see a lot of fellow PR/comms bloggers on it, but what about the normal public? Any Twitterites in the Toledo area? - More>>
posted by miked918 to entertainment at 10:16 A.M. EST     8 comments

What NON NEWS/ Non Sports magazines do you read? - Seems like every time I subscribe to a magazine, they just sit there, getting leafed thru once in a while, but really not read. - More>>
posted by billy to entertainment at 8:12 A.M. EST     18 comments

Want to check on a bill in Congress? - Found this cool site (for the gov't geek in all of us) that lets you track bills making their way through the U.S. Congress. - More>>
posted by miked918 to education at 7:30 A.M. EST     4 comments

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