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New York City Will Provide Tampons In Schools, Jails, And Homeless Shelters, Like Every City Should

It’s about time we acknowledge that women menstruate. More »


Nana On A Train: Hillary’s Terrifying Brush With Our Everyday Lives

Homegirl looks legit terrified. More »


Giant Rat Crawls On Sleeping Subway Passenger To Remind You That NYC Is a Trash Island

Nooooooooooope! More »


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. More »


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 titled “A Day In The Life Of A NYC Signing Telegram” and it explores just that.

Big Apple Singing Telegrams has been terrifying and… More »


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 get off the fucking train. More »


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 by a group called “Cosmopolitan Antifascists” as well as being aided by several pro-immigration groups across New York City.

The protest was especially… More »


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. Before this protest raid, women were not allowed to become firefighters with the FDNY.

Flash-forward to this Saturday, where more than 80 women… More »


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). More »


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. More »


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. More »


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 30 inches at the highest point in Virginia on Saturday afternoon.

Yours truly is stuck inside as NYC Mayor De Blasio has encouraged… More »


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 probably be willing to spend $1 billion of his own fortune on the campaign. Um, alright?

He’s not 100% sure yet though, and… More »


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. More »


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 the stinky babies with the help of an MTA worker. Squeee.

Apparently, skunks aren’t rare in NYC since they are natives of this… More »


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 time I have ever seen the iconic building used as one!

In the film, a team of artists and activists expose the world… More »


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 she didn’t have a written agreement with Bliss, and the director has been using her likeness to promote his agenda. She allegedly also filed documents… More »


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 guests were hit by shrapnel from the bullets including marble and glass.

The gun owner has been arrested but we don’t yet know… More »


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 fight.

Behind the cat and mouse were Sandra Mocha, 34, and Giovanna Melendez, 40.

They were both arrested and charged with… More »


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 trying to bring two pandas to the Central Park Zoo and thus make New Yorkers’ wildest dreams come true. The bad news is that NYC… More »


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