Sounds bland, we know, but these aren’t your everyday cutesy fluffballs staring you in face during morning coffee. These animal mugs have character. And characters: There’s Jedi cat and Kitty Gaga, Mr. Spock and Ozzie pups, and is that a Bowie bunny? The deadpan mugs will have you questioning the logic of your breakfast, using the force to pour that second bowl of cereal and seriously re-thinking your wardrobe for the day to come. $14 at A&G Merch in Williamsburg.
One of the more commonly held themes (maybe even beliefs) about New York is that it is a pit of loneliness, where you can never feel more isolated while surrounded by millions of people. 30 Rock encapsulated New York’s uncanny ability to grind you down perfectly here. This can feel like a shitty city, especially during […]
Hot take: Halloween isn’t for everybody. Don’t get me wrong, it’s a great holiday. It just favors creatives and DIY experts to a fault. Many people are Hallo-wise enough to start planning their costume for the following year on Nov. 1. — and if you’re one of those people, more power to you! — but that leaves the rest […]
Loitering has been a problem for coffee shop owners for so long that we’ve gone through several cycles of addressing it in New York City. First came limiting laptop hours and eliminating outlets, then things like timed wifi. Britcom hit Fleabag skewered the annoying laptop camper in its inaugural season this summer, which means it’s far from just an American […]