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Nikki at the zoo!

So I mentioned before that I went out with Nikki and Rob on Friday. It was a super-fun night where I spent way too much money but there were micro-stories inside of the overall story I wanted to relate. 999 more words


To Do This Week: Be a Better Feminist at the Strand, The Plaza Hosts Masquerade Ball

Wednesday, October 26

Did you know that the wheelchair-bound FDR wrote letters back to all the kids with polio who wrote him? He did. God, he was a good president and just, you know, a good person generally speaking. 814 more words

The Eight-Day Week

Chris Brown: Allergic To Prosperity

Throughout history, there have been many examples of individuals who appear to be allergic to doing the right thing. Whether we’re talking about DMX, Bobby Brown or old school Robert Downey Jr., some people just seem impervious to prospering in life. 566 more words


Centuries of Eloise

Channeled the original Doyen of the Plaza for a new article-sized dose of time-traveling snacks and treats, curtesy of the New York Public Library‘s newly digitized selection of menus. 52 more words


In Praise of Old Hotels - Las Vegas, New Mexico

areI stopped off in Las Vegas, New Mexico, on the way home from a short visit with friends in Colorado Springs. I didn’t know much about Las Vegas. 1,584 more words


What We Did in New York / Things to Do in New York

The Memory Pool

The Faces of the Lost Ones on 9/11

A Column from the Building That Went Down

Day 1: We slept for a little while at the hotel to catch up on sleep, because we took a Red Eye flight. 1,321 more words

New York

Eloise is a brat

Kay Thompson’s Eloise is a picture book.

The pictures by Hilary Knight are charming. Eloise is not.

Eloise: A Book for Precocious Grown Ups by Kay Thompson… 194 more words

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