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The Passing of the Passion Pit (Part 2)…

Long-time readers will recall Carl Weese’s photographic homage to “soft-tops,” as drive-in movie theaters are known in the trade.  Now, following figuratively in his footsteps, Craig Deman’s “The Drive-in Project,” a record of pleasures past across the country.

See the full portfolio here.  And dive more deeply into the melancholy via this photo tour of abandoned amusement parks around the world.

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As we reach for the speaker, we might recall that it was on this date in 1982 that Grace, Princess of Monaco (née Grace Kelly) died when she suffered a stroke, then lost control of her automobile and crashed.  She had retired in 1956 from a six-year career as an actress, capped by a Academy Award for her performance in The Country Girl, to marry Prince Ranier.

Grace Kelly in “High Society” (1956)

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Written by LW

September 14, 2013 at 1:01 am

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