A farewell to the Spectrum, a prism o...

A farewell to the Spectrum, a prism of highlights

There are 3 comments on the The Morning Call story from Jan 29, 2008, titled A farewell to the Spectrum, a prism of highlights. In it, The Morning Call reports that:

While the wisdom of Philadelphia's teams is forever open to question, the same cannot be said for those who make the decisions about the places those teams call home.

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Longshanks

Philadelphia, PA

#1 Jan 29, 2008
I have great memories of the Spectrum: Bobbie Jones having his number retired before a Sixers game, Georgetown/Villanova overtime game with Mutombo and Mourning, Jane's Addiction's reunion concert the same night as the dumb Eagles playing the 49ers on MNF, 7th row tickets for Rush, back-to-back Phish shows while we sat in the very last row on the top level on the complete other side of the stage, Phantoms' Calder Cup victory, hanging out in the parking lot for Dead and Phish shows. Awww the memories.
David-1206

Atlanta, GA

#2 Jan 29, 2008
I remember when it was built in 1967. The roof flew off within the first year..
billie

Reading, PA

#3 Jan 29, 2008
i think your wrong sying people wont miss it, if you from philly like me,,you'l bet well miss it, everyone will, i saw a lot of great things their, and i'll guarntee ill be their for the implosion to give my final great respects.

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