"But New York and New Jersey officials were quick to blame each other as the odor's source.
According to Charles Sturcken, spokesman for New York City's Department of Environmental Protection, initial complaints about the smell indicated it emanated from south and west of the city.
That would place it in New Jersey."
The best part of it all is that by the end of the article they're basically like...actually nobody has any idea where this smell is coming from or what the hell it is. but isn't it fun to blame jersey?