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Mega-malls like Crossgates remain symbols of what is wrong with America

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This spring, Crossgates is observing the 30th anniversary of its opening. It has been 15 years since I last visited the giant mega-mall complex near Guilderland. Now I can say confidently with all the aplomb of some absurd modern-day Julius Caesar: “I have visited; I have watched, and I have not bought anything.” Modern life offers so many little triumphs even for a man with teenage children. But I have also once again found confirmation ...

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