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Aging Detroit Stadium Resists Demolition Attempt

Aging Detroit Stadium Resists Demolition Attempt

After a dramatic countdown and the expected sights, sounds and smells of explosions and plumes of smoke, onlookers were denied the ultimate spectacle during the morning of December 3rd at 8:30AM. The Silverdome, former home of both the NFL's Detroit Lions and the NBA's Detroit Pistons, failed to implode on cue.

Amid a flood of head-scratching and jokes on social media, Pontiac Mayor Deirdre Waterman was forced to ...

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