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Jeremiah Moss

Entries by Jeremiah Moss

Saying Goodbye to Wu Tang

(0) Comments | Posted June 21, 2011 | 6:20 PM

There's no buzzer. You get in old-school style. A key is dropped from a window, strapped to a Nerf football. Inside the door, a sign warns: "Unauthorized visitors will be beaten to a bloody pulp!!!" Welcome to 7 1/2 Second Avenue, also known as 9 Second Avenue, also known...

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UPS Purgatory

(2) Comments | Posted February 7, 2011 | 2:41 PM

Still waiting for your UPS package? The New York Post recently reported that UPS continues to blame the snow for late deliveries in Brooklyn and Queens. In Manhattan, however, it's the same story. What's wrong with New York City UPS? Try tracking down your errant package at one...

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The Loss of Mars

(5) Comments | Posted December 17, 2010 | 11:20 AM

Last week we learned that Mars Bar, the East Village dive, long a haven for punks and outcasts, will be replaced by a 12-story prison-block of an apartment building. The pangs of loss have been reverberating through the city, among the bar's regulars and non-regulars alike. This is a...

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Fighting the Noise Wars -- One Blog at a Time

(3) Comments | Posted June 8, 2010 | 11:05 AM

The New York Times recently reported on what is commonly known as a NIMBY battle between residents of the Century Building on Central Park West and the owners of the Central Park West Cafe, who want to move in to the building. Slick, professionally produced websites have been...

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Art or Advertising?

(10) Comments | Posted May 13, 2010 | 1:28 PM

Once there was a time when we had to defend art from being classified as pornography and, therefore, outlawed. Andres Serrano's Piss Christ. Robert Mapplethorpe's bullwhip-in-the-anus photo. When you say to a twenty-something, "Pornography: I know it when I see it," it's quite likely they won't know what you're referencing....

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