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How People Talk About New York City

Jen Glantz | Posted 10.05.2014 | New York
Jen Glantz

Everyone looks at this place like it's something they can slice a piece off of with their knives and pick up with their forks or swoosh around their parched mouths for a bit before deciding if they should swallow it or wash it down with a $1.50 soda from a street vendor on 42nd street.

Hilarious Tumblr Is Your New Home For Dumb NYC Tourist Quotes

The Huffington Post | Jane Janeczko | Posted 10.09.2013 | New York

The "Crossroads of the World" kind of sucks. Can we all just admit that? It's crowded, stuffed full of chain restaurants, and there's just way too man...

WATCH: NYC In 150 One-Second Clips

Posted 08.25.2013 | New York

And now for even more compelling evidence that New York City is the greatest city in the world: this short, sweet video from filmmaker Brian Emerick. ...

New York City Voted Dirtiest, Rudest, And Loudest In The Nation

Posted 09.18.2012 | New York

New York City, with its abundance of trash, pushy pedestrians, and siren-filled cacophony, apparently reigns as the country's dirtiest, rudest, and lo...

How Visiting The 9/11 Memorial Helps Children Grasp Tragedy

Andrew Burmon | Posted 09.11.2012 | Travel

For most tourists wandering New York, visiting the 9/11 Memorial is an act of remembrance and respect, a way to understand a foreign place and a share...

Interactive Light Show To Illuminate Lower Manhattan

Posted 12.13.2011 | New York

The city is planning to pull out all the stops for a new Lower Manhattan revitalization project that hopes to bring an interactive light display to th...

After Recent Collapses, Ban On Carriage Horses Gains Momentum

Posted 12.08.2011 | New York

Animal rights advocates are gaining momentum in the fight against the city's tourism industry as the call for a ban on carriage horses makes headway. ...

7,000 Cans Of Pepper Spray Confiscated From Lady Liberty Tourists

Posted 12.17.2011 | New York

Security officers protecting the Statue of Liberty confiscated a small arsenal of weapons from tourists in the first nine months of 2011. Visitors...

New York, New York

Jonathan Tisch | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Jonathan Tisch

The people who come to New York City are innately "a part of it," just like Sinatra said.