Cheerleading squad says city promised money it's now not delivering
The Baltimore Sun


OVERRATED Defining a city in song: First Jay-Z threw his hat in the ring for usurping Sinatra with "Empire State of Mind," then Katy Perry celebrated Southland summer glitz with the catchy yet self-satisfied " California Gurls." Inevitably both songs fall short of capturing the reality of a place beyond what very wealthy celebrities enjoy, so can we all just take a break from courting various chambers of commerce and go back to just writing songs instead of anthems?Christopher Polk / Getty Images