It’s a certainty. We’re going to get a lot of snow. As a result, civilization in the northeastern United States began powering down two days ago.
I watch WMTW-8 and their “weather in the first 8 minutes” religiously. Matt Zidle made no mention of a historic storm Sunday, or even Monday. In fact, no local weather forecast even hinted at a major storm until Wednesday, when we began hearing about a major “weather event” being on the way.
Of course, Mainers and most New Englanders then went into storm prep, which meant a run on the supermarkets and lines at gas stations.
I think it’s safe to say that most commerce and work in general will be on low power today.
Check out Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick’s 4:00 pm news presser from yesterday. No, it’s not Saturday Night Live.
When did snow in the northeastern United States become such a major event necessitating a press conference, telling people what anyone with an ounce of common sense should already know?
We’re having a snowstorm. We’re not being invaded by a Martian army.
Despite our advanced state of technology, weather is still capable of bringing life to a standstill.