The view from the bottom: Denny Hecker's used car lot #1

Now, everybody walks.

Now, everybody walks.

tcsidewalks provides a ground zero view of Denny Hecker's spectacular collapse, with a photographic tour of one of his abandoned car lots.

If you were looking for a place to contemplate the ruination of our economy, these vast stretches of empty asphault, posed under a network of American flags billowing in a waning breeze, would be a great place to start.

Author Bill Lindeke is holding out the possibility that this will be first of a series:

If you have photos of Denny Hecker's abandoned car lots, please send them to... [email protected]