Category Archives: New York

Dramatic hurricane footage in Brooklyn

Gorg is fairly intense.

Taken at 2nd Ave F station.

Big news on the Time Traveler show

So, Joseph Fink and I finally set some dates for our two-man show “What the Time Traveler Will Have Told Our Alternate Selves.” It’ll be August 4 – 13. I don’t know if I can announce location yet, so I’ll just say New York. We’re both excited and still very proud of the script we’ve [...]

Dinner is subjective

I enjoyed a nice dinner & drinks last night with the Rob Neill. Might I recommend the $6 hibiscus margarita happy hour at Casa Mezcal? (Might I? I might. Yes. I did. Well, you saw. You just read that I recommended it. There’s no “might.” Oh, you.) Also, mega-powerful girly drinks at the Tiki bar [...]

Riddle of the day

Q: Where can one find the most important “G” in New York City? A: On this company’s sign: (Seriously, make sure you enunciate.)

Something’s wrong with this coffee shop

Saturday morning, I went looking for a coffee shop in my neighborhood (Sunset Park, Brooklyn). I typed that into Google Maps and got this: Gorilla Coffee is a popular (and pretty decent) coffee shop up in Park Slope. This map made it appear they had opened a new branch in South Brooklyn. And assuming that [...]

Dear canvassers, stop destroying my positivity toward other humans

Portland, Oregon—not unlike SoHo here in NYC—is home to much socially/environmentally conscious foot traffic. With said liberal-minded pedestrians come many positives of urban living: Whole Foods, farmers markets, arts and parks, and growing small business. But one of the negative side-effects is canvassers. Here’s a segment of conversation I had with a canvasser for Children [...]

MTA Time Lapse: Corona Subway yard

There’s something oddly satisfying about watching this full train yard empty out.

Math troll

Either a really terrible student or a graffiti troll has struck this subway ad near my apartment. What the hell is going on in this unnecessarily complicated long division problem? I spent about 2 minutes staring at it trying to figure out how they even got off on this very wrong track. So, did they [...]

Hey! That’s me. And I’m in the new FAB Cafe!

My friend Anton took a bunch of great pictures from the official opening night (Wed 1/12) of the Cafe, which is on E 4th St between 2nd Ave & Bowery. Here’s me and the Jillian (click the image for more photos of other people & of the lovely artwork that we’re staring at):




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