"It's the old story. East Hampton isn't big enough for both of them."
Tags:rich person, rich people, the one percent, east hampton, the hamptons, ny, nyc, new york, new york state, new york city, tennis, golf, tennis player, tennis players, gold player, golf players, the 1 percent, wealth divide, wealth gap, pretentious, pretentiousness, competition, competitive, competitiveness, first world problems
Birds of Manhattan
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Tags:exit, exits, unexpected, revolving door, revolving doors, revolving gate, revolving gates, public transport, ny, nyc, new york, new york city, subway, subways, underground, the underground, train, trains, metro, metros, sliced up, turnstile, turnstiles, chopped up, modern life, fair avoidance, fair avoiding, dedication
"Oh, just the usual here, occupying Wall Street."
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Sidewalk Rage: Rudy's Response
I love NY - except for you foreigners with too much dough
"Where is Madison Avenue? You might well ask."
A "Trump Bum" sits under the "Trump Tower" sign in New York City.
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"It's the only exercise I get."
Tags:offices, office worker, office workers, elevator, elevators, lift, lifts, skyscraper, skyscrapers, high rise, high rises, exercise, exercising, broken lift, broken lifts, broken elevator, broken elevators, healthy living, new york, new york city, ny, nyc, modern life, modern times, modern attitudes, workaholic, workaholism, workaholics, climb, climbing, climber, climbers, elevator shaft, elevator shafts, lift shaft, lift shafts
"Maybe what's good for Wall Street isn't good for Main Street, but it's great for Tribeca."
Tags:new york, new york city, wall street, manhattan, nyc, queens, main street, financial district, borough, boroughs, wealthy, wealth, wealthy people, rich, rich people, tribeca, triangle below canal street, neighborhood, neighborhoods, neighbourhood, neighbourhoods, rich get richer, poor get poorer, economy, financial, investment, investment banking, banker, bankers, banking
"We must be in the Village."
Tags:city, cities, urban, village, villages, town, towns, small town, small towns, rural, lost, confused, confusion, traveller, travellers, travelling, traveler, travelers, traveling, tourism, tourist, tourists, city folk, city slicker, city slickers, city dweller, city dwellers, map, maps, ny, nyc, new york, new york city, greenwich village
"Yes, we like the Yankees, but today we're all rooting for Boston."
Tags:baseball, boston, nyc, new york, new york baseball, boston baseball, marathon, running, boston strong, bostonian, bostonians, marathon monday, unity, united, support, stand together, bomb, bombing, tragic, tragedy, terrorism, terrorists, terror attack, rivals, baseball fans, rival teams, setting an example, good example, role model, goodwill, well wishes, best wishes, thoughts and prayers
Welcome to New York City
The Barbarian At the Villiage Gate
Tags:metal, metalhead, metalheads, punk, punks, modern life, metal music, music, youth, barbarian, barbarians, rebel, rebels, bad boy, bad boys, nightclub, nightclubs, club, clubs, new york, new york city, nyc, musician, musicians, alternative, alternative rock, rocker, rockers, punk rock, punk rocker, punk rockers
New York Man
Comparing the headlines of three different New York based newspapers.
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Reaching the Summit
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"O.K., O.K., let's take the F.D.R."
Tags:monster, monsters, monster movie, monster movies, kaiju, traffic, traffic jam, traffic jams, taxi, taxis, cab, cabs, cabbie, cabby, cabbies, cab fare, peak traffic, peak time, rush hour, detour, detours, save time, saves time, save money, saves money, diversion, diversions, divert, diverts, new york, new yorker, new yorkers, f.d.r. bridge, fdr bridge, toll, tolls, toll road, toll roads, toll bridge, toll bridges, save time, saves time, saving time, directions, taxicab driver, taxicab drivers, nyc, freeway, freeways
No Parking - Scandal or No Scandal
Tags:ticket, tickets, parking ticket, parking violation, parking violations, no parking, government, politics, political, law, laws, law and order, crimes, misdemeanour, misdemeanor, offense, offence, donald, manes, nyc, new york city, politician, politicians, 1986, parking violations bureau, scandal, scandals, scandalous, sign, signs, parking meter, parking meters, larceny, grand larceny, washington dc, washington, political scandal, political scandals
"I'd ask you up, Richard, but my roommates and I have a pretty strict 'no-"Times"-twits-in-seersucker' policy."
"Ça suffit, good buddy!"
Tags:restaurant, restaurants, dining out, eating out, meal, meals, food, eating, dining, waiter, waiters, server, servers, service, customer service, new york, new york city, ny, nyc, tourist, tourists, tourism, tourist trap, tourist traps, travel, traveling, traveler, travelers, travelling, traveller, travellers, wine, ceramic mug, ceramic mugs, coffee mug, coffee mugs, sommelier, sommeliers, wine steward, wine stewards, wine waiter, wine waiters, wine connoisseur, wine connoisseurs, three stars
"Can we move our lunch up to noon? I've got to be at City Hall by two to be arrested."
Tags:criminal, criminals, arrest, arrests, arrested, white collar crime, white collar crimes, white collar criminal, white collar criminals, slap on the wrist, priorities, prioritise, prioritize, bad priorities, wrong priorities, lunch date, lunch dates, executives, executive, business executives, business executive, business executives, manager, managers, boss, bosses, business manager, business managers, rich person, rich people, the one percent, the 1 percent, wealth divide, wealth gap, ny, nyc, new york city, new york, city hall
"Do I have to take sides between Ed Koch and Donald Trump?"
Tags:bar, bars, pub, pubs, drink, drinks, drinking, alcohol, cocktail, cocktails, politics, politician, politicians, political, political leader, political leaders, government, governments, president, presidents, donald, trump, incompetent, incompetence, election, elections, the donald, toupee, toupees, tiny hands, little hands, baby hands, small hands, ed koch, koch, mayor, mayors, nyc, new york, new york city, feud, feuds, enemies, enemy
BLEAK PROSPECTS: DOWNSIZING FOR THE NINETIES