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Old 12-20-2019, 12:56 PM
madsircool is offline
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Originally Posted by Colibri View Post
While the Mets have often been compared to a dumpster fire, that's a bit too cruel. The jokes would be never ending. (Though Flushing Meadows was once a dump too, its more recent history was as a World Fair ground before Shea was built there.)
IIrc, Shea construction began in 1961 and the Worlds Fair, a last moment of glory for Robert Moses, was held in 1964/5.