The Post Continues To Rail Against Progress

04.06.10 Bucky Turco

040510timessquare1CR In a city that prides itself on mass transit, I’m still not sure who the New York Post caters their numerous, anti-pedestrian plaza stories to, but the tabloid is once again trashing the public-space creating initiatives. Warning “motorists” about the city’s plans to expand the car-free “malls” to other areas, the paper ran this photo with the caption, “BLOCKED CROSSROADS OF THE WORLD: Crowds jam Times Square’s pedestrian plaza yesterday…”, fully completing their propagandist reportage.

Photo:Chad Rachman/NYP