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Travel News: 36 Hours in Brooklyn
The Gray Lady’s travel section ventures really far from home this weekend: Brooklyn.  What a trek.  The Times’ 36 Hours series targets the borough this weekend with...

The Big Apple according to John Oliver
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...

MTA.me- A Musical View of the Subway
I came across this really cool interactive project by Alexander Chen at MTA.me.  Chen uses real data for up-to-date arrival/departure times from the MTA to create a moving map...

Best Arcades in New York City
Who doesn’t love an arcade? There are a number of them left around the city and though they tend to get pretty crowded at night, it is still a pretty fun out-of-the-ordinary...

How to Talk Like a New Yorker
I came across this video from Rocketboom the other day- it’s a pretty cool breakdown of the typical ‘New York accent’ as a voice coach walks an Aussie from a...

50 Reasons to Be Pretty Damn Euphoric You Live in New York City
A couple months ago, the Village Voice posted this list of things that make living in New York awesome and it is definitely worth a read.  My favorites: “#9: Jaywalking...


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