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30 years already

ESPN showed an interesting graphic yesterday featuring 1979 and 2009.

The Pittsburgh Steelers were featured, and Steelers' fans know they were on top back then just as they are now.

Barack Obama was featured, as a high school senior in 1979 and as president now.

There were others, and of course it got me thinking. As for me, I've moved about a mile in those 30 years, from a downtown highrise in 1979 as a Penn State senior to a house in State College and this job now.

I've had a few stops along the way, but a 30-year comparison shows I'm still happy in Happy Valley. Now, wonder if I'd qualify as a local yet?