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BPD Poster Child

I have issues. You’re probably saying, “so do I”, and the narcissist in me says, “no you don’t. Shut the fuck up.” A few years ago, I was diagnosed with Borderline Personality Disorder. 508 more words

Exposing Myself

Next Up For McDonald's Revamped Menu: McMuffins, Biscuits & Bagels With Real Butter

A month after McDonald’s officially beefed up its Quarter Pounder, the fast food giant is poised to make over a few other staples: the English muffin, bagel and biscuit, adding real butter to the ingredient list. 194 more words

Aparigraha

Well, kids, I may finally be forced by economic necessity to write on the side for extra cash.  In getting more thorough attention paid to my recurrent back and shoulder issues (X-rays, among other things) I’ve discovered that I sorely need some corrective chiropractic care that I can’t afford on my nonprofit wages. 2,695 more words

Love

Office vacancy rate in Downtown Brooklyn is insanely low

Downtown Brooklyn’s commercial office market continues to be tight, with 17 million square feet of office space occupied for a vacancy rate of 3.4 percent, according to a new report from the Downtown Brooklyn Partnership.Like the borough at large, Downtown Brooklyn continues to benefit from increased office demand. 199 more words

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NASCAR takes 14,000 square feet at 590 Madison Avenue

NASCAR is on the move, to new and more expensive office digs.

The company behind such high-speed spectacles as the Daytona 500, the National Association for Stock Car Auto Racing is moving its headquarters to 590 Madison Avenue in Midtown, leasing 14,000 square feet of space. 98 more words

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Lady’s Gaga’s old Hit Factory pad sells for $6.2M

No one makes hits at the Hit Factory anymore, but a $6.2 million penthouse sale might be worth a gold record or two.A duplex penthouse at the defunct recording studio in Hell’s Kitchen, where Lady Gaga, Tracy Morgan, Carmelo Anthony and Amar’e Stoudemire all once laid their heads, just sold for $6.2 million. 127 more words

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Fed’s rate indecision persists as meeting looms

Federal Reserve watchers and real estate investors have spent years waiting for the central bank to raise interest rates from their current near-zero level, but conflicting indicators and Fed officials’ disagreements are making it hard to predict the board’s next move. 166 more words

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