Today is National Margarita Day! It’s a thing someone invented, for who cares what reason! The official purpose stated in that video is because we’re in the dead of winter (in theory) and need more vitamin C and happy beverages to get us through the tough (in theory) season. Margaritas, little known fact, are actually the best alcoholic beverage, especially for those of us who use them solely as a method to deliver salt directly into our mouths. But they can get pricey. The Margarita Day site lists an official BK celebration at Mesa Coyoacan in Williamsburg, but there’s no word on specials, and margs there cost $9 a pop. So have it, commenters: what’s the best cheap margarita in BK? As in, does anything beat that bucket o’ drunk you can get at Turkey’s Nest? Oh, and to get your commenter juices flowing, something something McKibbin lofts something something Bay Ridge.
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 […]