• Issue Archive for
  • Aug 13-19, 2014
  • Vol. 34, No. 44

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  • How I survived the Detroit flood of 2014
  • How I survived the Detroit flood of 2014

    I knew right around 2 p.m. that my basement was going to flood. Living in Hamtramck, you get used to it coming every August: A heavy rain that floods you out. If the downpour lasts just a half-hour, you’re OK, but if it persists for an hour, you’re going to get backflow in the basement. If it persists for two, three, four, five hours, you’re going to get it … bad.

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