The Worst Summers in the History of New York: A Brief History

06/23/2011 9:27 AM |

In honor of the “official” start of summer yesterday, I thought I’d pour some cold water on our irrationally exuberant expectations of THE BEST SUMMER EVER. Because seriously, there have been a lot of shitty summers in the history of this city.

2 Comment

  • Nothing about the 2006 Queens blackout that lasted a week and resulted in exploding manholes (and cars), power lines on fire, and millions of bucks in business losses? That blew.

  • @gptgal
    Hey, let’s unofficially add that to the list. It did suck.