Tale of Two Cities: Some Manhattan Residents Complain De Blasio ‘Getting Back at Us’ By Not Plowing

Posted by on Jan 21, 2014 at 7:46 pm

If this indeed is true this idiot clearly hasn’t learned from Mike Bloomberg’s history with snowstorms. It was the first year of his final term in office when he was in Bermuda and totally unprepared for a massive blizzard. He never recovered in the polls after most of the outer boroughs were buried for days. We don’t give this tool long before he’s a national laughingstock, and if he’s punishing people who didn’t vote for him by denying snow plows, he’s in way over his head.

It really is a tale of two cities — this time with the tony Upper East Side getting the shaft!

Huge swaths of the city’s wealthiest neighborhood had been not been plowed by early Tuesday evening, leaving 1-percenters out in the cold, according to the city’s own map of snow-plower activity.

“He is trying to get us back. He is very divisive and political,” said writer and life-long Upper East Side mom Molly Jong Fast of Mayor de Blasio.

“By not plowing the Upper East Side, he is saying, ‘I’m not one of them.’ But we have everyone in this area on the Upper East Side. We have rich people, middle class people, and housing projects. We have it all.”

There appeared to be no snow plowing between East 59th and 79th Streets and between Second and Fifth Avenues.

“I can’t believe de Blasio could do this. He is putting everyone in danger,” said Barbara Tamerin, who was using ski poles to get around 81st Street and Lexington Avenue.

“What is he thinking? We’re supposed to get up to a foot of snow and nobody on the Upper East Side is supposed to blink an eye? I can barely get around and I’m on snow shoes! All of the buses are stuck and can’t go anywhere. He’s crazy. We need Mayor Bloomberg back!”

Desperate times call for desperate measures.

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3 Responses to “Tale of Two Cities: Some Manhattan Residents Complain De Blasio ‘Getting Back at Us’ By Not Plowing”

  1. Freddie King on 22/22/14 at 9:58 am

    Ha! It’s hard to feel any sort of sadness for the creatures who occupy the UES of NYC. They are hard-core liberals, voted nearly universally for Obama, and helped put the US in the mess it’s in with Obama. De Blasio is one of them, in reality.

  2. no on 22/22/14 at 9:45 pm

    You seriously want me to feel for New yorkers?

    Pull the other one. They live there, voted for this crap.

    Enjoy having it shoved down your throats. I have exactly NO pity, jerks.

  3. Funeral Guy on 23/23/14 at 1:48 am

    As a Californian who has to cast what are basically symbolic votes, I warn the rest of the country: you want to see what one party rule looks like? Look at California and New York. Don’t let this happen to your state.