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The Big Apple according to John Oliver

February 7th, 2011 |  Published as an Aside in About New York, The Spirt of The City | by

The Emmy-winning, Daily Show comedian responds to your questions about ten New York City oddities.  Read more , courtesy of Time Out New York.

I really liked this one:

Why did milk once have a regular expiration date and an NYC expiration date?
New Yorkers have a much higher lactose tolerance than the rest of the country. Studies show they can ingest milk that’s two and half months older than citizens from other states can and feel almost no ill effects.






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