The Royal Tenenbaums House, New York

24th Jan, 2012

– On Halloween day, I headed to the Tribeca firestation made famous in Ghostbusters. That night, I channeled Margot Tennenbaum on the streets of midtown, eating stick after stick of…

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Halloween, Margot Tenenbaum, and Steve...

23rd Jan, 2012

Last week, I found out there was a trailer for Wes Anderson’s new movie, Moonrise Kingdom. I haven’t watched it yet. Not because I’m not interested – I am. I…

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Food Porn Friday: Steve’s Ice...

20th Jan, 2012

– It’s mid-January, and I find myself thinking about ice cream.

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WTF Wednesday: Brooklyn Academy of Music...

19th Jan, 2012

Note: Due to yesterday’s SOPA blackout (which I spent in my pajamas, eating M&M cookies and I REGRET NOTHING) this week’s WTF Wednesday┬áis appearing today. Which, I’m told, is a…

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WTF Weds: New Year’s Eve, Times...

11th Jan, 2012

In my younger years (of which I have increasingly more and more … TIME, SERIOUSLY, CUT IT OUT) I often dreamed of spending New Year’s Eve in Times Square. I’d…

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Hook and Ladder 8: Home of the...

10th Jan, 2012

It’s rare that I have direction when I travel, in any sense of the word. I usually roam around the city, using my blessedly-large nose to seek out and follow…

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Life in New York: Dispatches from Occupy...

13th Oct, 2011

Today’s guest post is from my friend John Doherty. Rand and I met John last spring in Boston – right before he was about to move to New York. Since…

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September, Love, and New York.

12th Sep, 2011

September 11th came and went, and I was somewhat relieved it was on a Sunday, meaning that I didn’t necessarily have to post about it. Because, as selfish as this…

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Led Zeppole, New York

30th Aug, 2011

My family members do not always understand me. I feel like a foreign exchange student in their homes – I’m most definitely welcome, but damn it, I’m strange. My accent…

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