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Edwards visits colossal cowboy statues, the American Quarter Horse Hall of Fame and Museum "horses must be dead to be considered"and a roadhouse where, if you "eat 72 ounces of steak and sides in under an hour, you get it for free" — and those are just in Texas. Route 66 can't but appeal to American history buffs, but in recent decades it has also attracted connoisseurs of desolation.
Originally shaped by a variety of lobbying interests, including an especially vigorous promoter of Tulsa, Oklahoma named Cyrus Avery, the "Main Street of America" turned many of the hamlets along its path into, if not destinations, then places worth spending the night.
Fascinating artifacts remain of Route 66's vibrant midcentury "motel culture," but not even the most America-besotted visitors from foreign lands could overlook how thoroughly history seems to have passed most of these places by.
I saw this first-hand myself when I drove across the United States on Interstate 40, the continent-spanning freeway that follows Route 66 in places and certainly hastened its demise. You can see it and much else on Hard gay spanking 66 besides in the "aerial documentary" above. Edwards' interviewees include denizens of Route 66 making a go of reversing the decline of this years-decommissioned road, such as the proprietor of the Motel Espa?ola veritable s time-capsule in Tucumcari, New Mexico.
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