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Living In My Gay 'Revolution'

Dar Dowling | Posted 11.15.2012 | Queer Voices
Dar Dowling

Up until five years ago, more or less, I had no use for men (except for Harry the plumber and my nephew), and though it sounds awful, it's the truth. I lived in a world of women, gay and straight, with a few bisexuals tossed into the mix. And then it all changed.

Bianca Bosker

New York Blackout Revives Ancient Art Of Actually Speaking To People | Bianca Bosker | Posted 11.02.2012 | Technology

NEW YORK -- Blackouts in lower Manhattan have revived an ancient practice: talking to other people without repeatedly looking at your smartphone. W...

Hiding From Hell And Living In The Dark

Kia Makarechi | Posted 01.02.2013 | New York
Kia Makarechi

And so maybe our small, local nightmare -- one that at every moment has paled drastically in comparison with the real life suffering many of our less fortunate neighbors are experiencing -- is ending soon. Perhaps we'll remember this week, like most, in moments.

Joe Satran

Blackout In The Blackout: New York Party Scene Copes With Hurricane Sandy | Joe Satran | Posted 11.01.2012 | Business

The stars were never brighter in New York City's East Village. On Halloween night, with nearly all of lower Manhattan suffering from a power outage...

INFOGRAPHIC: New York City's Blackouts

Chris Spurlock | Posted 11.01.2012 | Technology

Nearly two days after Hurricane Sandy barreled down on the East Coast knocking down power lines and flooding residential streets, swaths of New York a...

Con Ed: Lower Manhattan Faces Up To Four Days Without Power

Reuters | Posted 12.30.2012 | New York

* Around 25 percent of NYC customers without power * Some of city's toniest neighborhoods in the dark * Explosion at Con...

INFOGRAPHIC: Millions Without Power On East Coast

Posted 10.31.2012 | Technology

If you live on the East Coast and haven't looked at a hurricane sandy power outage map, now might be a good time to do so. Hurricane Sandy power outag...