"So we shredded blended learning and COVID-19 blended learning because it's just not fun anymore. Kids need to go back to school and they need to learn and be around their friends and just interact with people other than their parents 24/7 and COVID-19 because it's just miserable and it needs to go away at this point."
3. SOUNDBITE (English) Tim Tompkins, Times Square Alliance:
"In 2021, it's going to be different. We're going to see each other in person and there's going to be a spirit of optimism. It's coming already with the vaccine, but it's really going to be coming later in the year. So here we go."