Tuesday, February 1, 2011

Mayor Curley Asks if Flame Throwers Can Melt the Snow (Boston, 1948)

Someone recently posted this on Twitter. It is a letter from Mayor Curley asking the president of MIT to study the possibility of using flame throwers to melt the snow. He must have felt how we feel today: where are we going to put all of this snow?

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