Mice Be Gone
It was 17 degrees again this morning. Another opportunity to climb into clothes that make leaving the house feel like prepping for a space mission.
Yet this might be the last truly cold day of what has been an epic winter. The seven-day forecast promises highs into the 40s, maybe even touching 50 next Tuesday.
Tough as it has been—57.1 inches of snow have fallen in Central Park so far, versus a seasonal average of just 27—there are nine reasons why we’re actually going to miss this winter when it’s gone.
Snow Day Saviours
Frigid temperatures totally ruin the mood. Read More
Without the delivery worker, we would be forced to choose between facing the treacherous storm ourselves or simply starving to death. Read More
In dramatic Contrast to the usual vapid monotony that permeates most Canadian films, Good Neighbors is a toxic thriller with unbearable intensity about an odd group of tenants in a small Montreal apartment house in the dead of a Quebec winter. Shades of Roman Polanski’s The Tenant and Alfred Hitchcock’s I Confess come to mind Read More
It is January and it is currently snowing outside. Is this the correct time to drink rosé, that summeriest of summery wines? The New York Times advises you to throw caution, etiquette, logic and sanity to the wind and do just that.
Times booze expert Eric Asimov’s campaign for the frivolous — but Read More
We will bury you. You will be helpless in our frigid embrace. We will stop your trains, halt your cars, stall your trucks and cripple your buses. We will put your city into a coma. All of your money is useless against us. Your billionaire mayor is but an impotent elf. We will close your Read More