There is a lot more to the Blizzard of 2013 than the two videos you have seen so far. There is the prep of getting what you need:

Like Ice melt
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and flashlights (which Bob tests before they go out).

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There was the calm before the storm

The Fifth Street Diner proclaimed they would be open when the snow came

Proud words, but then the snow came

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A lot of snow

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So I went down to see if the 5th street diner folk made it in:

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They did:

The Plow Drivers were in to eat

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as were some people in the neighborhood

But the coolest person was Norma

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I don’t know about walking in the snow to school years ago but she sure walked in snow to get breakfast.

When it comes down to it, Their business is how they pay the rent, if they aren’t open the bills aren’t paid so when people talk about Americans not willing to work, that certainly doesn’t include these folk.

8 AM Friday Morning

7:30 AM Saturday Morning

Update: Here is the post shoveling view


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We have reached the weekly goal for Week Number #1 of operation paycheck Any of this week’s excess goes to the monthly goal (shown at left) Thanks to all who have assured me of that $300 (sans Paypal fees) paycheck this week. If I can do that every week then the show can go on!