June 6th,  1933. The first Drive-In theater opened in Camden, New Jersey, and fornication for teenagers was never the same.

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"No, honestly, we're here to watch the movie."

For the next four decades the Drive-In became an American icon. It was a boom time for industry. Then the eighties came slithering along with Reagan, VCRs, and AIDS, taking the Drive-In experience from this...

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Wholesome fornication family friendly.

To this...

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Where's Mad Max when you need him?

Sadly, the 90's didn't fare much better for our friend the Drive-In, and in 2013 Drive-Ins only account for 1.5 percent of theater screens in the U.S. Now, the digital conversion of films is hurting even more mom and pop Drive-Ins because they cannot afford the new digital projectors. Drive-Ins are an endangered species, and if we want to preserve them, we have to support them, lest they end up like this...

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If Pixar taught us anything it's that we need to care for inanimate objects.

Luckily, if you're in the Pittsburgh area, there's still hope! Dependable Drive-In is located in Moon Township, just a short drive from downtown!  So pile into your gas efficient car and head on out to support your local Drive-In before its gone!

http://www.dependabledrivein.com/

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