Archive for September, 2014:

The Met Museum’s Honky Tonk New Plaza

At last. The construction fences have finally come down and the Metropolitan Museum’s new David H. Koch Plaza has been unveiled for all the world to see. Except not really. Why? Because a horde of towering, mishmash food carts (I counted 24 yesterday) now forms a barrier along Fifth Avenue that blocks plaza views from [...]

My Fav Brooklyn Hangout – the Botanical Garden

Getting lost on the Brooklyn Subway is a lot like Thomas Wolfe’s story, Only the Dead Know Brooklyn. In his story when a man on the Brooklyn subway asks how to get to Bensonhurst, everyone within a mile chimes in with their own particular, sometimes peculiar directions on how to get there.   I was [...]