The Worst New York Summers of All Time: A Brief History
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Summer of 1626, Gentrification All But Over
You've probably heard about Peter Minuit buying Manhattan from the locals for just $24, in May of 1626... What you haven't heard was how the buddies of those locals mocked them all summer long for selling too early, before rezoning. "Shoulda' waited," they said, shrugging their shoulders.