They can’t be serious, surely.
From our deep thinking and intellectual friends at Salon.com, an article with the fascinating title of Why the right hates Detroit.
As payback for the worldwide revolution symbolized by hot jazz, Smokey Robinson dancin’ to keep from cryin’ and Eminem trading verses with Rihanna, New Orleans and Detroit had to be punished. Specifically, they had to be isolated, impoverished and almost literally destroyed, so they could be held up as examples of what happens when black people are allowed to govern themselves.
This is where the writer drops into paranoia, fantasy and paranoia.