Why is Detroit the most terrible city to live in?

Detroit was pegged the nation's murder capital in the 1980s and has lost 1 million people since 1950, according to the Census Bureau. Downtown sports stadiums and corporate headquarters -- along with the redevelopment of the riverfront of this city of 919,000 -- have slowed but not reversed the decline. Officials have said crime reports don't help. Car jackings and shootings are all over the place non stop.

Asked By: Erudite - 11/18/2007
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I was born and raised in the Downriver area of Detroit. The biggest problem with the city historically is racial... More
Answered By: Downriver Dave - 11/18/2007
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Because Bagdad has chicks?
Answered By: James C - 11/18/2007
That's what 50 years of Democrat rule will do. The place looks like Beirut after the civil war doesn't it? Pitiful.
Answered By: camperdan - 11/18/2007
Detroit is such a terrible city becaue the mayor chooses to do nothing to change it.
Answered By: citygal12 - 11/18/2007
a lot of celebrities grew up there.
Answered By: Brittany Was Here - 11/18/2007
Seems like you got it. Its just blue collar crime infested bad weather nastiness!!
Answered By: sjh - 11/18/2007
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