“…and it seems in the 3 years I have lived here, the city has gotten shabby in areas that weren`t previously.” lavender
Hmmmm, and what possible cause and effect analysis might one apply to that statement? Oh, right…when racist, hate-spewing, fearful, intolerant Walt Kowalski types move in, there goes the neighborhood. Your arrival caused a multi-racial version of “white flight” comparable to The Oklahoma Land Rush. But, hey, I’ll bet there are plenty of parking spaces for that ’72 Gran Torino, huh?