Costa Rica 1999

January 1999 4:00 a.m. New Year’s Eve the car service shows up to take us to…

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You Are Here: Middle Village location MTA map

M: Middle Village, Metropolitan Ave., Queens

Saturday, February 19, 2011 Yesterday kids were playing basketball outdoors in t-shirts and shorts, but today…

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Manolo Blahnik shoes--NOT the ones in the story

It’s All About the Shoes

In Soho recently I was attacked by a “Going Out of Business” sale. I hadn’t bought…

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The Smell

The Smell must have started between 10:00 p.m. Saturday night and 3:30 a.m. Sunday morning. It…

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Planet Venus


The F train has a section in Brooklyn that runs outside on elevated tracks. My train…

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Bernie Goetz

Subway Shooting

When I was a kid one time in the playground someone started shooting at us. We…

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note from security

Please Wait To Rob This Bank

NYC subway token


When the subway fare went up from $1.25 to $1.50, the Transit Authority issued a new…

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paper towels

Moral Dilemma

Living in New York is expensive. It’s not Tokyo or Zurich expensive, but it’s more expensive,…

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