If I Stay In My Tiny and Miraculously Underpriced Three-Bedroom Share for Just Fifteen More Years, This Is Going to Be AMAZING
10:30: No groundbreaking ceremony yet. The MTA is already behind schedule on the 2nd Avenue Subway! Clearly a sign of things to come!
10:46 Peter Kalikow steps to the podium and tells us that we now have the money (and political support) for the project, which is why it's different than the last groundbreakings.
10:42: Sandler says that the 2nd Ave Subway is no longer a bad joke, but our future.
Sweet. And I would like my future to include being able to afford staying in this neighborhood, so I may some day ride the Q from Times Square directly to my apartment, or the T from my home to, say, the Lower East Side. Which by that time will have reverted back to an immigrant ghetto. I wait with bated breath.