Planes Trains & Automobiles
Mayor Bill de Blasio couldn’t be more pleased that a small, single-engine plane landed on a Bronx expressway today without serious injuries or fatalities.
Addressing reporters after an event in Brooklyn this evening, Mr. de Blasio praised the “amazing, amazing fact” that all three individuals involved were safe.
Manhattanites are a tough bunch; it takes more than topless paparazzi or oddly threatening skywriting to phase them. But after watching this video of three RC planes shaped like humans flying over the city’s bridges we wondered what people thought as they watched people fly through the sky. Were they scared? Jealous? Did they believe that the angels of the rapture descended at last, in the visage of motor-sputtering humans up in the air?
Or were they thinking “What a great ad campaign for that movie about teenagers who can crush cars and stuff with their minds“?
Liberal aggregator Arianna Huffington and another flier were removed from got off a commercial United Airlines plane for questioning after it touched down at La Guardia, reports the New York Post.
Huff Po VP of Media Relations Mario Ruiz got in touch to let us know Huffington was not removed or escorted off Read More