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The Atlanta Snowjam 2014, in One GIF

That time Hotlanta went cold and the whole city froze up, GIF-style.

Nathan Deal, the governor of Georgia, is taking blame for the epic traffic jam—dubbed the Atlanta Snowjam 2014 by the media—that ground the city to a halt during a snowstorm this week. The city was ill-prepared for the two inches of snow that fell and congestion was extreme. People were sleeping in their cars, abandoning vehicles on the highway and even sleeping in nearby stores. The governor, and this GIF, will work to ensure it never happens again.


Ever feel like you can't keep up with all the doom and gloom echoing around the internet? Motherboard's here to help. With GIFs. Welcome to THIS WEEK IN HELL, a feature that brings you hard-hitting animated coverage of the week's most apocalyptic events, straight from the digital pen of Jay Spahr.