Originally Posted by whiteslashasian
I for one was glad to have those thunderstorms yesterday to wash away all the garbage juice that had been accumulating on the sidewalks and streets of NYC.
Traffic into and in the city was complete shit yesterday early to mid afternoon too. Even the gas station in Jersey was backed up because they only had one attendant there for 16 pumps...
people coming in for the (subsequently cancelled) Gov ball shows maybe?
and yes, torrential rain is required in the summer. Nasty sidewalks clean right up. Preferably no rain during a commute, but yesterday was fine.
Snapped this from my roof as the storms moved in. WTC, way in the back, disappeared from sight like a minute later.