The new Old Main

There’s a wonderfully useful quote by some famous person or other -- originally about the Nazi Holocaust, but with many less grim applications -- that goes something like, “Heaven defend us from the things that one can get used to.” A recent case in point is the construction barrier that has been blocking the view of the (OMB) on the campus of SUNY-New Paltz for the past three years. After driving or strolling past such an eyesore enough times, one ceases to see it anymore.

But now those sly dogs in the college administration have put one over on us . . .

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