If you had the unfortunate pleasure of stepping outside today, you already know that it was one of the most gloomy days of all time. Along with the rain, winds were gusting at a crazy 50 miles per hour! That’s a lot of blow! Look what it did to this Christmas tree at South Street Seaport. But the real victim in this story was our trusty old pal the umbrella. We’ve composed a gallery of our fallen soldiers along Third Avenue. R.I.P., friends.
This article from the Village Voice Archive was posted on December 1, 2010