Desperate Detroit residents now looting scrap metal from abandoned buildings for a living

Not sure if this really counts as “looting” per se, but you get the point. At least the hardscrabble residents of Detroit have progressed from pushing dump trucks off the upper floors of abandoned buildings for fun to more productive endeavors.



Should make for a great anecdote during Obama’s speech there later today.

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