I HEARD IT THROUGH THE GRAPEVINE

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East Village Radio is a New York staple. A New York staple I had never heard of until recently. So I figured, if I had never heard of this legendary institution, some of you out there may not have either. Now please forgive me if this is old hand news to you, but for everyone … Continue reading

AND THEN THERE’S NEW YORK SKINNY

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New York City is to beautiful people as LA is to aspiring actors. Admittedly, half of those New York beauties are also aspiring models, but on the whole – New York is a pretty attractive place. Here, obesity is a foreign concept – I mean, the apartment sizes really restrict any sort of abnormal weight … Continue reading

THERE AIN’T NOTHING LIKE A HOUND DOG

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New Yorkers love their dogs. Point blank. The thing that I never understood when I came here though – was why, in the city with a reputation for the meanest people and the smallest apartments, did everyone’s hearts melt when it came to four legged companions? Then it hit me. In a city where people … Continue reading

HOW TO MOVE TO NEW YORK WITHOUT BEING SHOT

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As an under 20 something, you move to New York for one of three reasons…. 1. To become rich and famous 2. To go to university 3. To work for some company you probably don’t like, but it brings you to New York so you are sucking it up. All of the above mean that … Continue reading

There Is No Place Like Home

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Let me start by prefacing this by saying that I am not a blogger. I never have been, I don’t particularly want to be, but for the purposes of higher education, I have started this blog for the next few months at least, to entertain the notion of a passing grade. So on that note, … Continue reading