07/07/2010 05:35 pm ET Updated May 25, 2011

How The New York Times Messed Up Frying An Egg On The Sidewalk

So, was it hot enough in New York yesterday to fry an egg on the sidewalk?

We'll never know.

In today's NYT, Andy Newman reports that he attempted to test the old cliche by taking to the streets with an egg -- AND A FRYING PAN.

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