I just received word from the posters at baseball-fever.com that our beloved Shea Stadium has come down.
It came down around 11:25 am on February 18, 2009.
They've been posting pictures and video almost daily for at least a month of demolition. As a matter of principle, I look there but won't post any here (except for the day we all went to Shea a few Saturdays ago). But you can look.
Even wikipedia has been updated with the news of Shea's final pieces.
I also posted some pictures from some folks at baseball-fever.com, but I can't look at them right now.
Big Yellow Taxi, lyrics by Joni Mitchell
Look at the lyrics. You can take a lot of meaning from them here.
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