Nina In New York
Nina In New York: Yet Another Corrupt New York Politician Gets Busted, Mythical ‘Trust Of The Public’ Broken
Boy oh boy, do I love a tale of political corruption and intrigue. Especially when the players are two-bit local yokels who manage to get themselves caught far, far in advance of ever actually achieving anything.
Breaking news this week from the New York Post, with a revelation that will shock absolutely no one: High end nightclubs in New York City have been fleecing their patrons!
A lighthearted look at news, events, culture and everyday life in New York City.
On the one hand, I hate to see my beloved Met under attack. On the other, this has long seemed like an injustice to the legions of tourists who haplessly fork over cash when New York natives are slapping down a buck and calling it a day.
At a recent conference held by National Geographic and TedX, scientists proposed the “de-extinction” of 24 erstwhile species of animal. In addition to the ever-popular Mammoth, candidates included the dodo, the Quagga (a type of zebra), the moa (a 12-foot tall flightless bird), the passenger pigeon (please, no), a bunch of other birds (why so many birds, anyway?), the saber-toothed cat, and the mastodon.
A lighthearted look at news, events, culture and everyday life in New York. _____________________ By Nina Pajak Are we in the “out like a lamb” portion of the month yet? Frankly, I’ve lived in the […]
Okay, thank you, everybody. I hereby call to order the first ever Emergency Rat Summit. Templeton, to my right, will be passing around a sign-in sheet and taking minutes.
Last weekend, a very big deal thing happened. We left the Upper West Side.
The world got a new Pope from Argentina and we’re still guzzling soda and other sugary drinks, but here are some fun stories you may have missed this week.
As you already know, the so-called “sugary drink ban” would forbid the sale of the aforementioned sugary drinks in quantities larger than 16 ounces.
Researchers at the University of South Carolina has come up with the stunning conclusion that women are gaining weight as they spend less time doing housework.
Would you spend 501 straight days in an RV with your spouse? How about if that RV was actually hurtling through outer space, leaving absolutely no possibility of roadside stops during which you can walk off some steam or take a nap while the other one eats a cheeseburger?
This week in news: Republicans prefer doughnuts, the Titanic set to sail again and everybody hates Anne Hathaway.
Sure, Ikea is a trendy discount furniture warehouse, and it’s all European and whatnot and sometimes well-dressed monkeys roam the showrooms and much of their stuff is of pretty darn decent quality considering the price, but let’s call a spade a spade.
The only right way to teach a boy to become a man is to buy him and his friends lap dances in between frames. And pizza. A bowling party without pizza is like a skating party without prostitutes.