"I hate getting all these Canadian coins, but I guess that's the price of living in Toronto."
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Fun City Update
Tags:traffic, drive, driving, driver, car, cars, auto, autos, traffic jam, jam, pile up, pile-up, queue, queues, tunnel, tunnels, commute, commuter, commuting, commuters, commuter life, urban life, urban living, modern life, modern world, sarcasm, sarcastic, sarcasticlly, fun, bore, bored, city, city living, toll, tolls
People on the street pass by gravestones of shops that have shut down.
Tags:death, dead, cemetery, cemeteries, graveyard, graveyards, tombstone, tombstones, headstone, headstones, gravestone, gravestone, grave, graves, memorial, memorials, closed down, closing, store, stores, shop, shops, property, properties, real estate, city, cities, urban, city living, city life, social issues, retail, retail industry, bankruptcy, insolvency, rent increases, rent increase, rent prices, cost of rent, cost of living, small business, small businesses, modern life
"Let me tell you what it's like to be seven in this city."
"What if we don't like their country personas?"
Tags:culture clash, clash, clashed, clashing, country, countryside, persona, personas, sticks, out in the sticks, metro, metropolitan, class, classes, city, city kid, city life, city boy, city living, urban, urbanity, urban life, urban living, urban world, modern life, modern living, culture shock, culture, cultures, liberal, liberal elites, townies, couple, couples, rural, mid west, midwest, mid-west, vacation, vacations, holiday, holidays, homesick, worry, worried, trepidation, roadtrip, road trip, drive, driving, driver, drives, unfamiliar, unfamiliar territory
"Look, I love the city, too, but wouldn't it be cheaper to shoot this in Canada?"
Tags:shooting, film shoot, filming, camera, movie, making movies, director, directors, film director, film directors, family movies, family movie, family films, family film, movie shoot, movie shoots, film shoot, film shoots, new york, new york city, grand central park, park parks, family families, family holiday, family holidays, city living, city life, big city, big city life, new york rent, cost of living, cost of living crisis, expensive living, expensive city, expensive cities, canada
"Why don't I tell you a little bit about myself while you check to see if anything I'm wearing was made in a sweatshop."
Tags:modern life, modern world, modern consumer, sale, sales, consumerism, ethical consumerism, neoliberal, neo-liberal, ethically sourced, cruelty-free, cruelty free, sweatshop, sweatshops, date, dates, compatibility, ethical fashion, fashions, fashionable, coffee shop, coffee date, coffee, check, background check, background checks, grilling, interrogate, interrogation, modern dating, urban life, urban world, city life, city living, pop culture
"The parking is terrible, so we decided to never do anything again."
"Don't forget cat food."
Tags:crazy cats, kitties, kitty, kitten, kittens, cat, cats, pet, pets, domestic pets, urban life, modern life, modern world, city life, city living, cat lady, crazy cat, apartment, apartment living, don't forget, list, lists, to do, groceries, grocery, shopping, shopping list, store, to the store, obsessed, obsessive, married life, marriage, married, husband, husbands, wife, wives
A burial service being held on the sidewalk in a city.
Tags:death, dead, funeral, funerals, funeral service, funeral services, memorial service, memorial services, burial, burials, burial service, burial services, casket, caskets, coffin, coffins, urban, urban life, urban living, city, cities, city life, living in the city, city living, property, properties, property values, real estate, real estate values, real estate market, real estate markets, space, sidewalk, pavement, street, streets, grate, grates, limited space
"You roast in summer, you freeze in winter and the rest of the time it's carnivorous pig bats."
"Will Kristen, Kirsten, and Kiersten please choose new names?"
Tags:elementary, kid, kids, child, childhood, nostalgia, nostalgic, childish, kindergarten, grade, preschool, pre-school, educating, education, teacher, teachers, name, names, named, similar, similarity, similarities, easy, ease, easily, modern, modern life, modern world, urban, urban living, urban life, city life, city living, student, students, playful, playfulness, eager, eagerness, eagerly, happy, happiness, patient, patience, book, books, school, schools, schooling
"Please forgive us for being so late- we had parking issues."
Tags:parking, city parking, bad parking, driving, driver, drivers, city life, city living, urban life, dinner party, dinner parties, modern life, late, delay, delays, delayed, modern times, cocktail party, cocktail parties, let down, let downs, let-down, let-downs, guest, guests, dinner guest, dinner guests
"This city is becoming unlivable."
Tags:city life, city living, urban life, urban living, modern life, city, cities, urban, urban world, modern, modern life, metropolitan, metropolis, big city, life in the big city, grim, grim reaper, reaper, reapers, death, dead, die, dying, dies, died, grimme, omen, omens, literal, literally, play on words, word-play, word play, property, moving, move
"Everybody on the bus today was played by Anthony Hopkins."
Tags:anthony, anthony hopkins, actor, actors, films, film, movie, movies, creepy, creep, creeps, urban, urban living, urban life, reference, references, bus, buses, public transport, car, cars, travel, transport, public, commute, commuting, commuter, commuters, commutes, actor, actors, acting, hannibal, scared, scary, terror, terrified, paranoid, paranoia, long day, long day at work, modern life, modern, city, city life, city living, married, couple, couples, married life, pop culture, pop cultures, culture, cinema, hollywood
"Here out West there are so many incredible places to smoke."
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"And may you also bless the bounty we are about to receive from that convenience store over there."
Tags:crime, criminal, criminals, robbery, robberies, robber, robbers, thief, thieves, stick-up, stick up, hold-up, hold-ups, stickup, stickups, holdup, holdups, convenience store, convenience stores, religion, religious, pray, prayer, prayers, praying, bless, blessings, sins, sinning, bounty, money, loot, gang, gangs, urban, urban life, urban living, city, cities, city life, living in the city, city living, modern life, found god, found religion
"Ladies and gentlemen, there is an uptown train a hundred and two stations away."
Tags:new york, new york city, ny, nyc, city, cities, city life, city living, urban, urban life, urban living, commuting, commute, commutes, commuter, commuters, transportation, public transportation, transit, public transit, public transport, train, trains, subway, subways, metro, metros, tube, underground, station, stations, platform, platforms, passenger, passengers, announcement, announcements, uptown, waiting, wait times, next train
Sandwich Shop Sandiwched Between Skyscrapers
Tags:urban, urban life, architect, architecture, architectural, business, big business, small businesses, corporate, corporations, skyscraper, skyscrapers, sky scraper, sky scrapers, city, city living, city life, street, street scene, real estate, realtor, realtors, clash, clashes, culture, culture clash, mom and pop, mom and pop stores, store, stores, store front, storefront, food, foodie, foodies, indie, indies, food lover, food lovers, capitalism, capitalist, economy, growth, economic boom.remnant, remnants
"Your car is being hot-wired."
Tags:fortune-telling, fortunetelling, fortune, fortunes, fortune-teller, fortune-tellers, fortuneteller, fortune tellers, fortune teller, fortune teller, psychic, psychics, future, prediction, predictions, predicting, client, clients, customer, customers, modern life, crystal ball, crystal balls, crystallomancy, crystal-gazing, scrying vision, visions, see the future, seeing the future, divination, seer, seers, crime, hot-wiring, hot-wired, car theft, vehicle theft, stolen car, stolen cars, theft, robbery, robberies, real-time, realtime, live, urban, urban life, urban living, city, cities, city life, living in the city, city living
"Please! Have a seat!"
Tags:parking meter, parking meters, parking metres, parking metre, business meeting, business meetings, client, clients, rip off, rip offs, rip-off, rip-offs, parking, driver, drivers, business man, business men, businessman, businessmen, businessperson, modern life, modern times, modern attitudes, pay and display, city, cities, urban, city life, city living, urban life
"It's not the heat or the humidity. It's the self-recrimination over not finding a way to get out of the city this summer."
Tags:summer, summers, sun, heat, sunshine, humidity, city, cities, city heat, unbearable heat, overheat, melt, melting, summer break, holiday, holidaying, getting out of the city, escaping the city, self-recrimination, self-reproach, regret, regretful, blaming yourself, city living, city life, big city, big city life, heatwave, heatwaves, urbanite, urbanites
"I hate country living-I just like country-living magazines."
Tags:city life, urban life, city dweller, city dwellers, city living, country life, country living, style, styles, interior decoration, magazine, magazines, country living magazines, pretentious, pretensions, pretentiousness, middle class, middle class life, rich people, rich person, property, properties, second home, second homes, real estate, city folk, city dweller, city dwellers, sheltered life, sheltered lives
"I think you need to enroll yourself in a good two-step program."
Tags:slang, cowboy, cowboys, cow boy, cow boys, wild west, west, western, westerns, old west, wild wild west, modern, modern life, modernity, yehaw, cowboy hat, hat, 10 gallon hat, ten gallon hat, pants, chaps, saloon, saloons, sheriff, sheriffs, deputy, deputies, masculinity, stereotype, stereotypes, masculine, holster, holstered, cattle, cattle driver, cattle rustler, rustler, urban cowboy, urban life, modern life, modern world, city life, city living, linedancing, line dancing, line-dancing, psychiatry, psychiatrist, psychiatrists, therapy, therapist, therapists, regional, deep south, texan, region, regions
"I'll confess, the first time I realized they didn't have any panes it gave me quite a turn!"
Tags:risky, risk, window, windows, overboard, overkill, over the top, over board, over kill, skyscraper, skyscrapers, danger, dangerous, high risk, urban, urban living, urban life, city living, city life, downtown, businessmen, businessman, windowless, design, design choices, office, offices, office space, fad, fads, trendy, trends, trending, hipster, hip, suits, pane, paneless