Monthly Archives: "June 2014"

We’re eating… Dairy Queen Just in time to ruin that summer body you’ve been working on, Manhattan has its very first Dairy Queen. If the heat and humidity of the summer months has you missing...

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June 28, 2014 | 0 Comments Artbeat: Million Dollar Fat Ladies

Why do painting and sculpture of fat women, valued in the millions, sit in the homes of art collectors whose skinny wives push around a piece of salmon sashimi and call it dinner for fear...

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June 27, 2014 | 0 Comments Offbeat: Nautical New York Redux

I guess one last vestige of my early life in New York is a fear of the water that surrounds and courses through the city. I am not afraid of drowning or being overcome by...

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For most of the past half century, Mel Brooks and Woody Allen have been regarded as the two most durable, creative, and outright hilarious people in the entertainment world. Who’s the funnier of the two...

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“This world here, this is George’s sanctuary. If Susan comes into contact with this world, his worlds collide! Anybody knows…You gotta keep your worlds apart!” — Seinfeld   Seinfeld may define itself as writing scripts about “nothing,” but...

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