“What’s Bad About It?” “It’s Fucking New York” - A Report From People Who Do Not Want To Be Here Bailing Your Ass Out

"I DROVE A SEMI HERE –" I'm talking to a tough guy with a biker mustache working with a group of trucks pumping water out of buildings near the South Street Seaport, deep in the Lower Manhattan blackout. There's a din from the generators running around us, but he's just talking in that loud way that a lot of my… »11/02/12 2:35pm11/02/12 2:35pm

Don't Panic: Mayor Bloomberg Isn't Banning All Cars From Entering Manhattan (UPDATE)

Mayor Bloomberg’s spokesman declared on Twitter that passenger cars will not be banned from entering Manhattan, as the New York Post recently reported. There are no traffic lights in Downtown Manhattan, there is debris on the road, and emergency vehicles need room to move, but cars will still be allowed into the city. »10/31/12 2:28pm10/31/12 2:28pm