Northeast’s Blighted Corridor

Seen this yet?

Very interesting essay/photo essay on the Amtrak route between Washington and New York, and all the cities, large and small, that have been left behind as the knowledge industry won out over the manufacturing industry.

The pix are fairly spectacular.

Overheard 8 million times on Amtrak: “Hey–isn’t that the neighborhood from ‘The Wire’?”

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