Monthly Archives: "July 2014"

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July 31, 2014 | 0 Comments Back in the Day: The Nickname Game

Back in the day, everyone in my neighborhood had a nickname, and it stuck with you…forever. Take my friend “Tommy Bagels”. His family owned the bagel store on Francis Lewis Blvd in Whitestone. So his...

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If you have taken the train, chances are you’ve seen some pretty questionable shit. Some of it might even be worthy of a Twilight Zone episode, but it pales in comparison to what native New...

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July 30, 2014 | 1 Comments Really People? PC, Free to Be You and Me

Recently, a dear friend—an educator whom I respect and admire—chastised me for using the term “disabled individuals.” “The correct terminology is ‘challenged,’ so get it right,” she barked in a tone so imperious and authoritarian,...

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It’s an undisputed fact: ladies love sangria — bitches and nonbitches alike. It’s festive, fancy, and un-mess-up-able. Spaniards love sangria. If you have a Y chromosome, and you drink sangria, you’re doing something right. If...

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Whether you’re dating, married or just bumping uglies with someone you met on Tinder, if you’re in a romantic relationship then chances are you’re going to fight…a lot. And if you live in New York...

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