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The 5 Moms You're Bound to Meet on the NYC Subway

Mommy Nearest | Posted 04.12.2014 | New York
Mommy Nearest

2. The Guilt Tripper: She may not have the physical strength of The Hulk Mom, but she makes up for it with her emotional cunning, always waiting at the edge of the stairs.

A New Chinese Lunar Year, Still an Old Yellowface SNL

Lisa Bernier | Posted 04.12.2014 | New York
Lisa Bernier

Here again are white people doing bad, and yes, at points offensive cultural imitations and appropriations of Asian people and culture -- essentially yellowface -- and no one said, or is saying anything about it.

Rene Ricard, 1946 - 2014: Painter, Poet, Star of Chelsea Girls, Art Critic Who Discovered Basquiat and Long-time Chelsea Hotel Resident

Ed Hamilton | Posted 04.07.2014 | Arts
Ed Hamilton

Rene was probably the most famous remaining member of the (now seriously depleted) Chelsea Hotel community. And no account of the history of the Chelsea Hotel, or of its famous creative energy, is complete without him.

That Time I Attended the Maxim Super Bowl Party With My Father, His New Wife, and My Boyfriend

Benjamin Solomon | Posted 04.05.2014 | Gay Voices
Benjamin Solomon

Though I have an enviable relationship with my father (for a gay man) and hang out with him and his wife occasionally at their home in New Jersey, I was taken aback by the randomness of his request. We don't often go to exclusive nightlife events together.

Subway Shenanigans

Jena Kingsley | Posted 03.30.2014 | Comedy
Jena Kingsley

Watch what happens when I surprise some unsuspecting subway riders and give them a commute they will never forget! ...

Quad Dating

Kevin DeBacker and Eric Brown | Posted 04.01.2014 | Gay Voices
Kevin DeBacker and Eric Brown

This is why we quad date, which is really just dating other duos -- a girl and her gay best friend -- but the word 'quad' is more fun. Put it this way, it's like going to the movies with your best friend: You can whisper to each other during the show, and then analyze it after.

Where to Eat and Drink in Cold NYC

Robert Rosenthal | Posted 03.30.2014 | New York
Robert Rosenthal

New Yorkers are forever promoting the fact that we enjoy four distinct seasons here. Yet that premise is at its most challenging in the dead of winter, especially when it comes to discovering warmth by means of food and drink.

This Is What Happened When DMX Crashed A Wedding Party

Posted 01.27.2014 | Weddings

Wedding crashers are generally not a welcome sight to brides and grooms -- but if it's DMX who's crashing the nuptials, amazing videos like this happe...

Hot Damn! Lingerie Goes Country

Bill_Robinson | Posted 03.22.2014 | Small Business
Bill_Robinson

I don't know about you, but the idea of attending a fashion show much less Fashion Week in NYC, makes me start to look for a rafter from which I can hang myself. This would be my worst case scenario:

New York's Best New Restaurants (PHOTOS)

Travel + Leisure | Posted 03.25.2014 | Travel
Travel + Leisure

New York is ever changing, full of surprises, and more delicious than ever thanks to these restaurants.

Sean Hannity Threatens To Leave New York

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 01.25.2014 | Media

So, Sean Hannity might leave New York. Will New York survive? That's for the future to decide. The Fox News host and radio man, it seems, doesn't l...

20 Mistakes You Make When You First Move to NYC

Jen Glantz | Posted 03.23.2014 | New York
Jen Glantz

1. Paying more than $1 for a slice of pizza.

10 Reasons Why You Should Go to the Opera Right Now

Paula Froelich | Posted 03.22.2014 | New York
Paula Froelich

Every now and then my pal Gus lets me play dress up and invites me to his amazing Parterre level box at the Metropolitan Opera. Inevitably, I almost...

Chelsea Market's New Doughnut Spot

PureWow | Posted 03.19.2014 | New York
PureWow

Dunkin' Donuts may have a monopoly on the Munchkin, but the mini doughnut -- light, fluffy, with an actual hole in the center -- that's the Doughnuttery's forte.

6 Tips For Cooking in a NYC Apartment

Frank Michael | Posted 03.19.2014 | New York
Frank Michael

You stock your fridge with all the ingredients, pour yourself a glass of wine, and toss open the cookbook only to realize that you have none of the required utensils, and absolutely no space to work in your hobbit hole of a kitchen.

Why Is There No 4th Ave in Manhattan?

Quora | Posted 03.18.2014 | New York
Quora

This question originally appeared on Quora. Answer by Matt Falber, licensed New York City guide and Central Park aficionado, @MattFalber In 1831, ...

Why You Shouldn't Applaud the New NYC Social Media Guidelines

Rebecca Levey | Posted 03.18.2014 | Parents
Rebecca Levey

At first glance it sounds great that an administration is stepping in to help kids navigate social media, provide tips and guidance and empower kids to make smarter choices online -- or so you'd think.

WATCH 'Devil Baby' Scares The Living Hell Out Of NYC Pedestrians

The Huffington Post | Sarah Barness | Posted 01.25.2014 | New York

Hear a baby crying in an unattended stroller on the street? Of course you should investigate it. Just be warned that said baby might be part of a vira...

'The Shawati' Interviews': When I Saw You Filmmaker Annemarie Jacir

E. Nina Rothe | Posted 03.24.2014 | Arts
E. Nina Rothe

"Listen to your heart. If my films can touch one person and maybe give them the feeling that they don't have to be swallowed up by this world."

Jeremy Xido Gets to the Heart of the Matter in The Angola Project

E. Nina Rothe | Posted 03.15.2014 | Arts
E. Nina Rothe

I've been a huge admirer of Jeremy Xido's work since watching his spellbinding documentary Death Metal Angola at the Dubai International Film Festival in 2012. His work is heartfelt and true.

8 Emotions the NYC Subway Makes Me Feel in the Middle of Winter

Frank Michael | Posted 03.12.2014 | New York
Frank Michael

Let's be honest, January in NYC is like single life after 35; cold and dark with absolutely nothing to look forward to. In my opinion, there is no place colder or darker than the NYC subway in the middle of winter.

Watch The Rich Take Over New York City In 2 Charts

The Huffington Post | Posted 01.23.2014 | Business

New York's billionaire mayor may be gone, but make no mistake: The rich still dominate the Big Apple. The median income of the richest 1 percent of...

The Magic and Wonder of Surviving Cancer

Danielle Ripley-Burgess | Posted 03.11.2014 | Impact
Danielle Ripley-Burgess

As a cancer survivor myself, she's reminded me that despite the pain that cancer can bring, there's still a place for hopes and dreams. If I let myself marvel in the magic and happiness of life -- maybe some of that pixie dust will keep floating in.

Why the NYC Bitcoin Center Matters

Azeem Khan | Posted 03.09.2014 | New York
Azeem Khan

A mere 100 feet from the doors of the New York Stock Exchange, where since 1817, traders have gathered before the Big Board to trade U.S. dollars for stocks, that night, at 40 Broad Street, hundreds of Bitcoin traders brought that tradition into the 21st century.

New York City To Heat Thousands Of Homes With Table Scraps

Posted 01.23.2014 | Green

From Mother Nature Network's Matt Hickman: Here’s an interesting development for New Yorkers to ponder as they don their best “house sweaters...