As Loose Lips pointed out earlier, President Obama’s jab at D.C. over school closings inspired a veritable roundup of press commentary. Our own web servers groaned under the load of a 1000-2000% increase in snow-related blog comments (compared to our seasonal average).

In the video after the jump, NBC’s Pat Collins heads to the one street in D.C. where “flinty Chicago toughness” flows like frozen water.

Video courtesy of NBC Washington.