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Oooh, don't forget - now I live in Terre Haute - location of the federal prison where McVeigh was executed. Yes, I have driven by it many times, but there is not much to see. With the exception of razor wire in the distance, and a couple of guard towers, it looks a lot like Howell High! For being federal death row, it's surprisingly placid looking, and not very ominous at all. You wouldn't think it was super-duper-maximum security - except for the signs that say "absoolutley no stopping or parking" along the side of the road that leads past it. I hope I never stall or get a flat tire and get gunned down because the guards in the tower will think I'm a getaway car.


My Mom lives in Caro now, outside of Saginaw. Her partner's daughter was married to a guy who was friends with McVeigh (are you still with me?). The ex-husband got called as a witness in McVeigh's trial because of some things that happened during his last visit. McVeigh stayed on their couch and lectured them on bomb-making technology. Apparently Caro has a large Michigan Militia population. Ick.

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