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Bobby Krivitsky Ellen Fallon Writing 205 April 28, 2011 Uniting A City After September eleventh, the United States of America was left in a state of shock and devastation. The twin towers in New York City were completely demolished and thousands of families lost loved one’s. New York City desperately needed a distraction and something to take their mind off of the devastation that had recently rocked their city. The Yankees provided just that. After September eleventh, The New York Yankees became the rallying point for the city of New York. Despite just being a baseball team, the Yankees were able to unify and heal New York during a time of devastation. The Yankees lifted the spirits of a broken city and resuscitated one of the greatest cities in the world. Following September eleventh, The New York Yankees cured the city of New York, allowing them to recover from one of the greatest tragedies in American history. One of the infamous symbols of the Yankees unification of New York City following 9/11 was a hat that read FD PD with the Yankees logo in between the two. FD,
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This note was uploaded on 01/30/2012 for the course HISTORY 112 taught by Professor Staff during the Fall '10 term at Syracuse.

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unit 4 - Bobby Krivitsky Ellen Fallon Writing 205 April 28,...

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