What happens when 2-inches of snow fall in the middle of the day in a city with a tragically ineffectual public transit system? Everyone leaves work early. At the same time. And they flood the streets with their cars. At the same time. And then they sit there – for many, many hours.
Tonight, people are still stranded on roads, thousands of kids are stuck either at school or on buses on roads (little kids. They’ve been there for almost 12 hours as I’m writing this.), even a baby was born on a major highway, which is how you know it’s a fucking situation. Somebody always pops off a baby in the middle of a crisis just to let you know it’s a crisis.
Contrary to the South’s reputation as not being able to handle snow (I mean, we can’t, but it’s not usually this bad), this event is…
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