Jane’s carousel in Dumbo, Brooklyn. Chris Mooney’s quote is from this MotherJones article.

Jane’s carousel in Dumbo, Brooklyn. Chris Mooney’s quote is from this MotherJones article.

Surf rolls past a destroyed roller coaster wrecked by Superstorm Sandy on October 31, 2012 in Seaside Heights, New Jersey — Getty Images.

Surf rolls past a destroyed roller coaster wrecked by Superstorm Sandy on October 31, 2012 in Seaside Heights, New Jersey — Getty Images.