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homeless in Detroit in particular, but also in many other manufacturing cities in the USA. The hidden object can be seen as booty or as a package of drugs, an allusion to the criminality and drug crimes ascribed to Detroit's black population. The car, finally, symbolizes the city of General Motors, Ford and Chrysler. The fact that additional lighting has to be supplied by a powerful flashlight might be seen as a suggestion that the automobile industry alone can no longer offer a livelihood to many inhabitants of Detroit.