I was a bit torn about the NYC Marathon and whether or not it should be cancelled. Ultimately, I thought yes, but the ineptitude of first leaving it on, then canceling it late in the process, seemed to be the wrong way to go. There are people who flew in because our city’s leadership couldn’t make up its mind in time.
I thought I’d see what do NYCers think about the Marathon being cancelled, and see if people were as torn about the decision as I was. I checked for tweets within 10km of my zip code in order to find out. I was surprised to see how one-sided opinion seems to be on this issue — not that I disagree. Here’s a taste: