Bad LSD Trip as Lake Shore Drive Commuters Encounter Frozen Apocalypse


It’s not often that my home street turns into a scene from the 1995 natural disaster film “The Day after Tomorrow.” Ok, it’s actually not any day in which that occurs. Until Tuesday. When all the snows settles, and gets shoveled the great Middle-American blizzard of 2011 will be known (in Chicago at least) as the “Lake Shore Drive Blizzard.”

Paper Lace had a hit 70s song “The Night Chicago Died,” this February 1st, 2011 was the night traffic of Chicago’s most famous street died. Like the Twitter hashtag all I can say is: #snOMG!

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