During the start of this NFL season I cheered for theDetroit Lions, I think the team is well overdue for a winning season. And theEminem Chrysler Super Bowl commercial that asks, “What does a town that’s beento hell and back know about luxury?” makes me want to drive to Detroit. Thereis something about the underdog, the unexpected champion that continues to makeme root for
Bing has shown incredible leadership that seems to be drivenby a sense of responsibility and ownership rather than political expediency. Idoubt any elected official would want to be in his shoes right now, but heshould be given enormous credit for his straightforward approach to theoverwhelming crisis. The city’s financial woes cannot be attributed to anyspecific one factor considering the current economic recession. Reports indicatethat between 2000 and 2010, a quarter-million people moved out of the city.