Hey mom can we go skating today in Central Park? At the Woolman ice-rink?
No? Why? Because Trump built the rink.
A group of liberal moms at an elite New York City school torpedoed an annual ice-skating party.
Why? Because Donald Trump rebuilt the rink in the 1980s.
The picture below shows Trump in 1986 when the Woolman ice-rink in New York Central Park opened under budget and ahead of schedule.
The Dalton School said that the ice-skating event was shelved due to low participation.
reported anti-Trump sentiment is said to be the real reason the ice-skating caper was cancelled. When The New York Post asked the school’s parent association president about the allegation, she refused to comment:
Dalton’s PA president, LaMae DeJongh, declined to comment — but sources said the low attendance was due to rampant anti-Trump sentiment at the elite prep school, which boasts alumni such as CNN’s Anderson Cooper.
Trump repaired the ice-rink: Before Trump took over the project in the 1980s, the Wollman Rink in Central Park was a symbol of government incompetence. The rink’s repairs and renovations went $12 million over budget, contractors botched the amount of concrete needed, and for six years the incomplete rink served as a lightning rod for the press to remind the Ed Koch administration how untamed things were in the city, according to Bloomberg
When Trump finally took over fixing the Woolman rink in Central Park, he finished two months ahead of scheduled and $775,000 under budget:
Firenze Sage: This is almost as stupid as boycotting a hospital wing the Koch brothers donated. Liberals are mindless — but, oh so principled.