The Eagles may be languishing in last place, but our friends across the water are waving their foam number one fingers, as Camden was named the most dangerous city in America for the second straight year. Well, I say we accentuate the positive, so let’s go over a few of our sister city’s fantastic firsts.
- Camden was home of the first drive-in movie theatre.
- Walt Whitman died in Camden. (Shot execution style by a man named Snake.)
- The first color television was manufactured at the RCA plant in Camden.
- The church of scientiology was begun in Camden.
Look out! Here comes a Camden Kool fact! There was a pro basketball team in America’s most dangerous city in the 1960s. It’s name? The Camden Bullets! Click here and listen to Camden’s official song! (click on the Camden link)