Joe Soucheray: Model T trek finds a t...

Joe Soucheray: Model T trek finds a true America

There are 3 comments on the story from Jul 18, 2009, titled Joe Soucheray: Model T trek finds a true America. In it, reports that:

Byron Wertz, who set off in early June to cross the country in his Model T Ford, is back home in St.

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Since: Jul 08

Brooklyn Park

#1 Jul 19, 2009
What an adventure!

Minneapolis, MN

#2 Jul 19, 2009
Sweet story, but please with the headline. I like nostalgia as much as the next guy but when will we stop insinuating that "real America" is rural or small town and hearkens back to 1909. The vast majority of hardworking, patriotic, conservative, moderate and liberal Americans now live in urban areas with great diversity and complicated economic and social interactions. It is there that they take care of their families and raise children--most who will turn out as upstanding citizens-- attend their choice of churches, go to work, and live good lives. No offense to small towns and rural areas, but this is one moderate who is sick of being dismissed as somehow not belonging to "real America" because I don't swoon over an antique car and have a parade down a main street built before 1940. It's time to deal with real America, not an idealized past.
Manny Lopez

Saint Paul, MN

#3 Jul 19, 2009
please rite in Spainish

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