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  •  I spent my teenage years in Crosby, MN (0+ / 0-)

    Which has the claim to fame of

    In the 1932 local elections, the voters of Crosby elected Karl Emil Nygard as President of the Village Council and thus became the first city in the United States to have a Communist mayor.

    The Great Depression caused the country to re-think a lot of it's assumptions. Sadly, many of those lessons were forgotten. A stron labor movement, social safety nets, government helping average Americans not following "the business of America is business" line of bull. I had hoped this economic disaster would get Americans to wake up. Instead they've been lulled into unconciousness by "Dancing With the Stars" and FUX Noise.

    I have a purpose in life, I am my cat's doorman.

    by ontheleftcoast on Fri Dec 10, 2010 at 04:42:02 PM PST

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