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From "Rust Belt," Wikipedia: The Rust Belt is a term for the region straddling the upper North-Eastern United States, the Great Lakes, and the Midwest States, referring to economic decline, population loss, and urban decay due to the shrinking of its once-powerful industrial sector. The term gained popularity in the U.S. in the 1980s


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"Greater Appalachia,"
from Colin Woodard, American Nations: A History of the Eleven Rival Regional Cultures of North America










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