TITLE

Back to the Stone Age

AUTHOR(S)
Cutler, Maggie
PUB. DATE
July 2004
SOURCE
Newsweek (Atlantic Edition);7/19/2004 (Atlantic Edition), Vol. 144 Issue 3, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Letter
ABSTRACT
Presents a letter exploring the contrast between the fashionable, exorbitant Long Island Hamptons and the increasingly destitute city of Binghamton in upstate New York. Description of a family from between the area that lies between the Hamptons and Binghamton, called the "Bing Hamptons" by the author; Contrast between the attitudes and drive that allow urbanites to succeed and the mental phantasms of escape entertained by those in the Bing Hamptons; Suggestion that fantasy is also seductive in Iraq, where Americans envision change.
ACCESSION #
14045315

 

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