Wine is usually something you require when doing an internship and have to numb the pain of working for no pay. But what if the internship is paid, and comes with some sort of access to loads of wine? The Brooklyn Winery in Williamsburg is hiring a social media intern, which involves being “entrenched in the social media space and able to navigate and engage in the latest trends,” which, unless you’re reading the hard-to-find printed version of Brokelyn, you’re probably experienced in. It’s a 10 hour a week gig. The pay rate isn’t stated, but is it legal to pay interns in samples?
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 […]