As soon as once more, right here we’re within the Dept. Of Apparent Symbolism. Officers say it’s going to begin “someday round 9 a.m.” however could possibly be earlier — or barely later. By way of the New York Occasions:
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. — It won’t be the most important or one of the best implosion ever.
An public sale for the rights to detonate the dynamite to start the implosion of Trump Plaza Lodge and On line casino in Atlantic Metropolis, N.J., fizzled.
Entrance-row seats to view Wednesday morning’s deliberate spectacle had been offered on a budget. Onlookers in automobiles might be charged $10 and herded into so much most not too long ago used as a pandemic-era meals distribution web site.
Nonetheless, the demolition will mark the symbolic finale of the previous president’s on line casino empire within the seaside resort metropolis.
My late mom and her sisters took the on line casino buses to Trump Plaza on a regular basis. “A free journey, free lunch, and a roll of quarters,” she’d say. “Why not?” Oddly sufficient, right this moment would have been her 98th birthday. I believe she and the remainder of the women are watching and smiling!