abandoned: The All-American Ruins Podcast | Season 2, Episode 3— Shannon & the Crisis of Confidence

All-American Ruins
2 min readOct 28, 2023

Location: Unknown Gas Station | Cactus City, CA

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From the show notes:

While reflecting on what makes an ideal friendship with his pal Shannon, Blake pokes about the ruins of an abandoned gas station in the California desert. Join him as he time warps back to 1979, when gas lines were long, Coca Cola was 45 cents a bottle, and President Jimmy Carter warned Americans about the Crisis of Confidence.

This episode features:

  • Shannon Borden
  • Lacey Keane
  • Nik Magill

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