Tag Archives: new york

  • Hemmelig Rom: A Secret Library Nestled in New York State Woods

    Hemmelig Rom: A Secret Library Nestled in New York State Woods

    Imagine, if you will, that you’re lost in the woods of New York State, seeking shelter and maybe, possibly, a place to charge up your phone so you can call for help. Now imagine again that instead of an out-of-the-way gas station you find a black cottage loaded with books and a quiet space to […]

  • Whiskey Island: Famous Prohibition Hideout For Sale

    Whiskey Island: Famous Prohibition Hideout For Sale

    The Prohibition era is one of the most romantic in American history, but even by that standard the story of Whiskey Island is pretty exciting. It’s a 3.1-acre island located in the southwestern end of the Thousand Islands of New York, and was used by bootleggers in the 20s and 30s as a way to […]

  • The New York City Subway Poster Includes All 468 Stations (Photos)

    The New York City Subway Poster Includes All 468 Stations (Photos)

    If you’re a fan of the iconic subway system of New York City, there’s now a poster that sums up your love in the most comprehensive manner possible. It’s The New York City Subway, a poster that depicts all 468 NYC subway stations in Massimo Vignelli and Bob Noorda’s famous 1967 sign designs. The New […]

  • National Comedy Center: New Comedy Club Will Feature Dead Comedian Holograms

    National Comedy Center: New Comedy Club Will Feature Dead Comedian Holograms

    In the great annals of bad ideas, there are some that stand out from the pack and demand to be recognized for their audacity and brazenness. One of those ideas has just come from the National Comedy Center, a new Jamestown, New York comedy club that will feature three-dimensional holograms of dead comedians like Rodney Dangerfield […]

  • UberEATS: Uber Launches Food Delivery Service (Video)

    UberEATS: Uber Launches Food Delivery Service (Video)

    Uber is looking to do for food delivery what it already did for transportation, and they’re launching a service called UberEATS to prove it. Basically, the service will provide users with a menu drawn from select restaurants in their area, with the meals ultimately delivered to their door. Right now, UberEATS is available in Los […]

  • Quadruple Rainbow: Rare Phenomenon Spotted in Glen Cove, NY

    Quadruple Rainbow: Rare Phenomenon Spotted in Glen Cove, NY

    I’m sure we all remember that guy who famously freaked out when he saw a “double rainbow all the way” and briefly became internet-famous. I don’t know where that guy is now, but someone should maybe check on him, since the recent appearance of a rare quadruple rainbow might have given him an aneurysm. The quadruple rainbow […]

  • Jay-Z’s Old “Stash Spot” Is Worth $870K (Photos)

    Jay-Z’s Old “Stash Spot” Is Worth $870K (Photos)

    One of the key pieces of Jay-Z‘s mythology is his old “stash spot” at 560 State in New York, as mentioned in the track “Empire State of Mind.” Now, Jay’s old digs in apartment 10C has hit the market, priced at almost $900,000. It’s a fairly modest 2-bedroom duplex, but you can’t really put a […]

  • Terry Richardson Snaps Miley Cyrus In NYC (Photos)

    Terry Richardson Snaps Miley Cyrus In NYC (Photos)

      Once again, Miley Cyrus and her tongue have stepped in front of Terry Richardson‘s camera, this time in New York City. Despite the locale change, though, these still look like the same expected routine photos from these two.  So if you enjoyed their previous collaborations, you’ll probably like this. If not, I’m not even sure […]

  • Jay Z & Barneys New York Collaboration Revealed

    Jay Z & Barneys New York Collaboration Revealed

    News of an upcoming collaboration between Jay Z and Barneys New York has been in the air for a while now. But we now know exactly what’s in store from these two.  It’s a collection designed for the upcoming holiday season called, “A New York Holiday.” The collection by Jay Z and Barneys New York […]