Lunchtime Links: A message from Dave Bing, Ron Asheton on the Stooges, 10 corporations rule the world, and more

Mayor Dave Bing has a message for Detroiters: "You’re finished, get it? Done. Through. You’re all washed up. Let me make this real clear: You’re a no-good filthy bum, and you’ll never work in this town again!" (The Onion)

Ron Asheton illustrated oral history about Iggy & the Stooges. (VICE)

Netflix killed the video store: Blockbuster to close remaining U.S. stores. (Crain's Detroit)

Did you know? There are really ultimately only 10 mega-corporations that control everything. (PolicyMic)

"King Diamond shows us that in addition to a fierce scowl, fearsome corpse paint is crucial to the metal look. Here Mr. Diamond takes a very heavy-handed approach to the color of nothingness." 8 Great Examples of Black Metal Corpse Paint. (Metro Times)

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Lee DeVito

Leyland "Lee" DeVito grew up in the suburbs of Detroit, where he read Metro Times religiously due to teenaged-induced boredom. He became a contributing writer for Metro Times in 2009, and Editor in Chief in 2016. In addition to writing, he also supplies occasional illustrations. His writing has been published...
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