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Preservationists' Nightmare Relived!

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On Sunday night's episode of Mad Men, the Sterling Cooper folks meet with some Madison Square Garden execs who are reeling from public outcry over their plan to demolish the old Penn Station and build the arena. While reviewing the opposition's case, the gents discuss a scathing anti-MSG piece written by architecture critic Ada Louise Huxtable in the NYT. The Times' Arts Beat blog has dug up the 1963 article, headlined "How to Kill a City." Wonder how that controversy played out? [Arts Beat]