The original Penn Station was completed in 1911. Considered to be one of the most impressive buildings in the world, it also housed the largest indoor space in New York City.
But, in 1950, Penn Station auctioned off their air rights and a plan for an office building and sports arena were put into place. In 1963, the building was demolished amid a flurry of protests and by 1968, Penn Station as you know it was finished.
Welcome to hell.
Then: Classical Greek Doric columns
Now: 1D World
Then: The escalators
Now: The escalators
Then: It was really nice
Now: It really sucks
Then: The waiting room
Now: Some dude passed out on the ground next to a sub
Then: Another view of the waiting room
Now: Another dude passed out but this time on a bench
Then: A really nice hallway
Now: Some dude passed out in a hallway
Then: A really pretty clock
Now: A bunch of shitty wreaths
Then: The really pretty clock and the waiting room
Now: Big blue poles and lights that circle around them
Then: Light streaming in, reminiscent of heaven
Now: Basically hell
THE WORLD SUCKS. BYE.