Quotes of the Day

Workers defrost a plane at Heathrow Airport in London, Monday, Dec. 20, 2010
Tuesday, Dec. 21, 2010

Open quoteIt can't be beyond the wit of man, surely, to find the shovels, the diggers, the snow ploughs or whatever it takes to clear the snow out from under the planes.Close quote

  • London's mayor, on poor weather conditions in Europe that have virtually closed down Heathrow Airport, stranding tens of thousands of passengers during the busiest travel period of the year
Photo: Kirsty Wigglesworth / AP | Source: New York Times