Getting Arrested Yet Again

A few weeks ago I was walking around the Upper West Side when I came across large colorful things that seemed out of place. Apparently I’d stumbled upon a day-before-the-Macy’s-Thanksgiving-Day-parade party. The first balloon I spotted was the Energizer Bunny balloon which had a massive hole in it, making it look a little drunk I…

What Most People Do At Home, New Yorkers Do At Starbucks

Remember how I posted that story the other day about those models who use Starbucks as their dressing room? Well, here’s another function of Starbucks for New Yorkers A place to do an arts and crafts workshop This lady learned how make her own necklaces while watching some do-it-yourself video. Her bags and caboodles full…

Let’s Get Physical

Queens is the most diverse county in America. I don’t think it’s a stretch, then, to say my gym is the most diverse gym in America. Everyday is an adventure. Sometimes I swim laps, but I’m often times interrupted by an elderly Chinese woman who wants me to teach her to do flip turns. After…

Bored To Death

I think people working at subway stations are either aspiring artists, really bored, or both. Like this guy who makes his own signs out of tape and draws pretty pictures or this guy who makes origami out of subway tickets.

Mr. Mom

New Yorkers sometimes take the whole dog-being-just-like-a-baby thing a little too far