Delivery Fail

After the salt bags, raise plow signs and wool scarfs hibernate, the cafe awning mechanisms are greased and stoops are swept for impending voyeurs or occasional eater. The coming of spring in New York, and really anywhere seasons have a true environmental impact, is a renewed phase bring new clothes, eating habits, extroverted actives, friends …

WASPs happy to take back what’s “theirs” in Palm beach

Not since the Hamburgler has a crook’s name so explicitly said what he’s going to do. Bernie Madoff has taken the the money of some of the richest people in America and the world, it just so happens that most of his victims, whom tended to invest EVERYTHING in the 10-12% returns, were Bernie’s “friends”, …

Happy Easter, for Now…

Easter isn’t a holiday I celebrate much anymore. Not being devout, I don’t participate in lent, go to mass, or celebrate in a religious way. I do however, find the time to bite the ears off some dark chocolate bunnies and eat a hefty brunch of eggs and bloody mary’s. It seems the trend in …

It’s easier in New York… for a celeb

Mary Kate talks about how “it’s easier to live in New York than in L.A…It’s freezing in New York right now. In L.A., it’s sunny. But I would choose freezing over being followed.” Now I’m not one to follow celebrities and their pains of the fame. It comes with the life but I’ve talked before …

Is this real life?

I had to watch this again and it never gets old. As a kid my dentist didn’t believe in the gas, Novocaine and used a minimal amount of other medical pain relievers. As a consequence, sitting in the lobby reading my Highlights, my thoughts were often interrupted by the shrills of pain by the many …

NYC Unemployment at 7.4 % —Higher Than National Rate

New York City’s unemployment rate rose to 7.4% in December, up from 6.3% in November. According to Crain’s, this is the highest in almost five years and it’s over the national unemployment rate, which is 7.2%. The NY State Labor Department said, “In just the last three months, the state has lost more than 100,000 …