It's Thursday, and that's the day the mysterious syrupy smell was unleashed by unknown agents upon the metro area two times last fall, so the Times goes a-hunting for its source, pounds the pavement a bit, and comes up with more speculation and two vague and not all that surprising guesses: New Jersey and food/flavor production. The blog YouCan'tMakeItUp also gets a nod for being one of the first to the breakfast table back in October. Who wants pancakes?
· Trying to Make Some Sense of That Syrupy Scent. Why? It's Thursday. [NYT]
· The Sweet Smell of New York City [Curbed]