Google and Bing street views form 2008 and 2009 through 2013 demonstrate just how had things are Detroit.
It is saddening really. I can remember how in 1969 I was so proud that American technology put men on the moon and brought them back. In a mere 66 years we went from Kitty Hawk to Apollo. Now, a mere 45 years later, poor decisions and extractive government policies have left some of our once great cities falling into ruins.
H/T to The Unwanted Blog