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Good Luck Getting Chirlane McCray’s Tampon Poem Out Of Your Head Today

New York City’s First Lady used her skills for a good cause.

Danielle Henderson | March 25, 2016 - 5:15 pm

Singing Telegrams Are Apparently Still A Thing

I just found out today that singing telegrams were still a thing. I also recently found out that people still did roller derby, but I digress. Gothamist released a video…

Liz Magee | March 22, 2016 - 1:45 pm

Four Sets Of Identical Twins Played A Time Traveling Prank On Subway Passengers

After a few stops, fellow subway riders had a hard time ignoring the scene and likely were conjuring their own time-travel theories in their heads or hoping the improvisers would…

Bronwyn Isaac | March 22, 2016 - 1:30 pm

Thousands Of Trump Protesters Gather Near Trump Tower In Columbus Circle, NYC

Saturday afternoon, a massive anti-Trump march headed through Central Park on its way to Trump’s Fifth Avenue Trump Tower building in Manhattan’s Columbus Circle.

The protest was organized…

Katrin Higher | March 20, 2016 - 1:30 pm

Female Firefighters Host ‘Women’s History Month’ Recruitment Event At FDNY’s Training Facility

38 years ago a group of women who wanted to become firefighters were led by a young lawyer named Brenda Berkman, to storm into the all-male citadel of the FDNY.

Katrin Higher | March 13, 2016 - 4:00 pm

This New Dating App Matches Partners Based On Body Odor

The site is currently composed of only 100 people and limited to New York, so users have a greater possibility of actually meeting (and smelling each other).

Bronwyn Isaac | February 19, 2016 - 12:00 pm

New Instagram ‘Let’s Talk About Mental Health’ Illustrates Stories Of Mental Illness

The Instagram serves as a supportive platform for followers to share and submit their mental health or trauma related stories and feelings.

Bronwyn Isaac | February 8, 2016 - 5:30 pm

Illustrator Reimagines The Statue Of Liberty From 5 Different Countries

Kantapon picked five countries: Korea, Japan, Thailand, China and Italy, focusing primarily on countries he’s traveled and lived in.

Bronwyn Isaac | January 27, 2016 - 2:37 pm

NASA Shows Us Blizzard Jonas From Space

Massive blizzard Jonas arrived and dumped itself all over the Northeastern United States covering Washington D.C. and New York City with over two feet of snow in some areas and…

Katrin Higher | January 24, 2016 - 9:00 am

Bloomberg May Run For President For Some Reason

The former two-term mayor of New York City, Michael Bloomberg, has decided to take a stab at the presidential nomination all of a sudden. He has also indicated that he’d…

Katrin Higher | January 23, 2016 - 3:30 pm

Aretha Franklin, Eternal Diva, Makes A Scene During A Performance Of The Color Purple

This last week in NYC the Queen of Soul was observed treating herself to the joys of theater decidedly on her own terms.

Bronwyn Isaac | December 21, 2015 - 1:30 pm

Cops Rescue Baby Skunks In NYC Subway

Two little baby skunks were found at the 6-train station on Westchester Avenue early Sunday morning.

The police officer Sargeant Carlos Bernard, and his Bronx transit cops saved…

Katrin Higher | August 9, 2015 - 3:30 pm

Endangered Animals Projected Onto Empire State Building

The film Racing Extinction used the Empire State Building Saturday night as a large screen to project images of endangered animals as part of their promotional efforts. Certainly the first…

Katrin Higher | August 2, 2015 - 11:00 am

Star Of NYC Viral Street Harassment Video Is Suing The Director For $500K

Shoshana Roberts, star of that street harassment awareness video that went viral last fall, is suing director Rob Bliss and Hollaback! for $500,000 according to TMZ. The actress claims that…

Megan Reynolds | July 14, 2015 - 5:00 pm

Four Wounded After Gun Goes Off In Waldorf Astoria Hotel

Four guests of the world-famous Waldorf Astoria Hotel in New York City were wounded late Saturday night after a wedding guest’s gun discharged and shot the floor.

The…

Katrin Higher | June 14, 2015 - 9:30 am

Minnie Mouse and Hello Kitty Fight In Times Square, Are Arrested

Time Square’s normal smelly, bat shit insane playground of tourist hell became even more unpleasant when two women dressed in Minnie Mouse and Hello Kitty costumes got into an epic…

Katrin Higher | June 6, 2015 - 10:30 am

NYC Zoos Refuse “Expensive” Pandas

Panda lovers, I have good news and bad news. The good is that unbeknownst to most of we oblivious members of the public, Congresswoman Carolyn Maloney has been busting her ass…

Claire Hannum | December 30, 2014 - 10:40 am

NYC Is Finally Getting Its First Real Cat Cafe!

New York City has dabbled in cat cafes by hosting pop-ups, but the real deal has finally hit the city in what is now the Christmas present ever. Meow Parlour, on New…

Claire Hannum | December 13, 2014 - 9:00 am
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