Friday, November 14, 2014

Flint Artifacts: Highly Inaccurate Souvenir Plate

Souvenir plates from a shrinking city like Flint do not age well. Six out of nine landmarks on this platter are demolished or closed.


  1. The only solution is to buy that plate and smash it. Do it, Gordo.


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