17 photos that prove #Snowmageddon2015 really was a thing

New York is not the center of the universe

Published January 27, 2015 4:00PM (EST)

It's  (Reuters/Shannon Stapleton)
It's (Reuters/Shannon Stapleton)

New Yorkers have the tendency to think that their experience is the only experience, so when the city wasn't blizzarded into oblivion, the news was quick to declare that Snowmageddon ended up the emergency that, well, wasn't.

But that's not true! Plenty of Bostonians, Long Islanders and other Northeasterners were pummeled with feet of snow. Here are 17 photos that prove that New York isn't the center of the universe, and that Snowmageddon actually was a thing.

















By Joanna Rothkopf

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