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This morning as I rode the train in to work; I saw a woman standing, nothing out of the norm. Then in comes this guy, and with plenty of space available, he practically gets on top of her. At...
So you've probably heard the saying, “50% of all jokes have some truth”. Well, I was watching a video last month about Internet Etiquette that actually had me LOLing (yes, for real). And it was filmed by none other than NYC...
A middle aged man, woman, and 3 younger kids. One probably 11, the other 8, and the youngest maybe 5. Clearly they have arrived from a trip somewhere, or perhaps they are here for vacation? In any case welcome...
When you look at him, what you see is a man who is covered with tattoos. You only see the words thug life imprinted on his ring adorned hand. You watch as he nods off and drops his metro...
As I rode the 7 train, this man came aboard, clearly down on his luck. This guy didn't come into the train singing a sob song about his situation, he took a more personal, invasive,  intimidating approach. An approach that I daresay...
You may not know this but there is an unofficial method of donating to charity in NYC. Though you won't be able to get a tax write off for this one there is a good chance at one point...