If you’re still a few rupees short of the zip car rental you need to make it out to the beach this summer, have you considered bringing the beach to you? A Brooklyn artist is giving away 8 yards of beach sand for free on Craigslist today, and they’re even willing to deliver locally in Brooklyn. The sand was used in a gallery installation but needs to get out today, so don’t dawdle. All you need is a kiddie pool full of murky salt water and a hairy guy in a speedo to complete your own Jersey beach experience! As always with Craigslist, like going to Jersey, proceed with caution.
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 […]