A Nonny Moose (clandestiny) wrote,
A Nonny Moose

East Coast Cities

Something I realized while on holiday was how many major US East Coast cities were built on swamps, either complete or partial: Savannah, Charleston, Boston, New York City, Washington D.C., New Orleans... and yet people COMPLAIN when rain floods the streets:

This is from when Market St. flooded in Charleston in 2012.

Guys, just... seriously... if your town/city/hamlet is built on swamp land, or below the water line (New South Ferry 1 station), there WILL BE FLOODS... just... yeah...

When these places were founded, they were on land the Natives didn't want...gee, I wonder why?
Tags: bitchy ranting, pix

  • Dolphin

    This dolphin only eats trash. He does it... on porpoise!

  • Alderman Kennett

    Passing by Blackfriars Bridge, I missed the magnificent gates (iron) erected by Brackly Kennett, Esq. the inactive Lord Mayor of London, A.D. 1780,…

  • Bad PA Whiskey Review by Mike S.

    Booze Reviews AP The Master of All Evil announced that he was abandoning the trite and repetitive ‘666’ as the official Satanic number and instead…

  • Post a new comment


    default userpic

    Your IP address will be recorded 

    When you submit the form an invisible reCAPTCHA check will be performed.
    You must follow the Privacy Policy and Google Terms of use.