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Reunited After 9 Years

On July 25, 2017, my middle school friend Jade texted me. I had no clue who it was until she mentioned her name. It has been 9 years since I have spoken to her. 81 more words

‘They’re Traveling And Doing This Purposely,’ Some City Panhandlers May Be In It For Fun

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Groups of homeless young people have blown into New York City during the warmer months, and police efforts to make them move on have proven to be challenging. 376 more words


De Blasio Miffed By Reports Of ‘Professional Panhandlers’ Targeting Tompkins Square Park

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Professional panhandlers in the park? Not on Mayor de Blasio’s watch.

As 1010 WINS’ Juliet Papa reported, De Blasio was clearly miffed by those on the street who have been collecting money — making a clear distinction between those truly in need, and the ones he calls ‘professional panhandlers.’ 140 more words


A Day in the Life

There he is again. What the fuck does he want? It’s not like its a challenge for him to find us, him being on a bicycle D and I on foot. 697 more words

B On Bended Knees

New York semiotics

Pigeon-fancier’s corner.

Shit, I guess we lost this one after all.

The brand spanking new subway lines.

Millinery and monsters.

A hint of Sun Ra. 16 more words


More Protests Erupt As Fallout Continues Over Trump's Travel Ban

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — More protests erupted Monday over President Donald Trump’s executive order restricting travel from seven majority-Muslim countries.

Chopper 2 was over a protest Monday night on the Low Library steps at Columbia University, which drew hundreds. 818 more words