Macys Fire....I know who did it

Discussion in 'Chit Chat' started by stock777, Dec 20, 2009.

  1. Gimbles.

    NEW YORK (AP) - Hundreds of holiday shoppers were evacuated from the flagship Macy's store at Herald Square on Sunday after a fire in an escalator spread smoke through the building.

    The fire occurred in an escalator between the third and fourth floors, said Elina Kazan, a Macy's spokeswoman. The sirens of numerous police and fire trucks on 34th Street blared long after the fire was reported at 4 p.m. on one of the busiest shopping days of the year.

    The smoke was so heavy at one point that passers-by on the street could smell it.

    One Macy's employee was concerned about asthma but declined to go to the hospital and was back at work when the store reopened, Kazan said. No other injuries were reported.

    Outside the building, a police officer announced to prospective customers after 5 p.m. that Macy's had closed. It reopened within an hour and will remain open until midnight, Kazan said. When it reopens at 7 a.m. Monday, it will remain open 24 hours a day until 6 p.m. on Christmas Eve, she

    If you don't get the joke, you're still wet behind the ears.
  2. cstfx


    It's not a joke, jokes have an element of humor.

    It's stupid and irrelevant.
  3. Gimbels is gone, Marge, long gone. You're Gimbels.
  4. old fart. :cool:
  5. When the alternative is a dead fart, I'll take it