What America Looks Like: Hoboken, New Jersey

By Conor Friedersdorf

The United States as seen by its residents

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"With the Empire State Building and the skyline of New York behind him, a man performs a trick on his skateboard at a skate park in Hoboken, New Jersey."

Previously in this series: Venice Beach, California. Western Georgia. Cincinnati, Ohio.  Birmingham, Alabama. Clarksdale, Mississippi. New York, New York. The border between Arizona and Nevada. Detroit, Michigan. Key West, Florida. Portland, Oregon. Boston, Massachusetts. Austin, Texas. Nashville, Tennessee. Santa Fe, New Mexico. Seattle, Washington. Portland, Maine. Yokena, Mississippi. Smyrna, Georgia. Vicksburg, Mississippi. Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

Image credit: Gary Hershorn/Reuters

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http://www.theatlantic.com/national/archive/2011/05/what-america-looks-like-hoboken-new-jersey/239563/