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How Facebook Made 'Humans Of New York' Huge

The Huffington Post | Inae Oh | Posted 02.04.2014 | Technology

In 2010, Brandon Stanton moved to New York City with two suitcases and a goal of taking 10,000 photos. Nearly four years later, his work has produced ...

An Ancient Chinese Board Game In NYC

NARRATIVE.LY | Posted 04.02.2013 | New York

In dingy basements and private clubs, an ancient Asian board game becomes a cutthroat battlefield for brainiacs. It's a cold night in January 2012 ...

PHOTOS: UnDressing Burlesque In NYC

Narratively | By Madeline K.B. Ross | Posted 02.19.2013 | New York

New York burlesque is back, in all its topless glory--on well-lit Manhattan stages and at private parties; inside living rooms and in the cramped bac...

The Gentrification Of Crown Heights

NARRATIVE.LY | Posted 01.15.2013 | New York

A hypothetical time-lapse video of Franklin Avenue in Crown Heights, Brooklyn, starting in the year 2000: The block is lined with dollar stores, bodeg...

Finding Inner Peace Along The Bronx River

NARRATIVE.LY | Posted 01.10.2013 | New York

I first noticed the river because it did not seem to be noticed by anyone else. It's an orphan of sorts, the mercurial Bronx River, wandering throu...

A Gay Male Escort Recalls His Craziest Client Request

narrative.ly | Posted 12.27.2012 | New York

I am standing in the St. Regis hotel lobby and while it is not a particularly hot evening I am sweating profusely. I hate sweating before a job. I cas...

A Suburbanite's First Time Buying Street Drugs In New York

narrative.ly | Posted 12.27.2012 | New York

I grew up in an affluent, mind-warpingly dull town in suburban Connecticut. On a quest for some kind of meaning, as a cure for boredom, as a substitut...

R.I.P., Fulton Fish Annie

nytimes.com | DAN BARRY | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

The fish men see her still, their Annie, in the hide-and-seek shadows of South Street. She's telling her dirty jokes and doing anything for a buck: hu...

WATCH: The 'Amazing Strangers' Of Union Square

The Huffington Post | Jonah Green | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Bob Hain is a graphic artist whose website, Normalbobsmith.com, documents the strange and often 'woozy' characters of Union Square -- those who slou...