Posts tagged "new york marathon"

3 Reasons The New York City Marathon Should Be Cancelled

Mayor Michael Bloomberg is facing bitter criticism over his decision to hold the New York City Marathon as scheduled on Sunday, just days after Hurricane Sandy devastated much of Gotham. Nowhere was the outrage…

The Week | November 2, 2012 - 4:50 pm

New Yorkers Rail Against Marathon Plans

As New Yorkers pick up the pieces in Sandy’s wake, they’re tearing something else to pieces: the city’s plan to hold Sunday’s New York City Marathon as scheduled. Outrage has…

Newser | November 2, 2012 - 9:50 am

The Daily Squeeze: Brothel Business, A Risque Running Outfit, And A Bachelorette Breakup

Even brothels are seeing a decrease in business due to the economic recession. [LA Times]
A 27-year-old man from Great Britain ran the New York Marathon on Sunday wearing a…

Catherine Strawn | November 4, 2008 - 1:00 pm

Katie Holmes Free-Boobs It

Katie Holmes — wife of Tom, mother of Suri, robot for Scientology — rocked the New York City Marathon this weekend, finishing in just over 5 hours. [Note: Our very

Amelia McDonell-Parry | December 4, 2007 - 7:23 pm