Take a look at the Team Brokelyn page. That’s a whole lot of intelligent, attractive people, huh? If you’d like to see yourself on that page, guess what? You can! Got tips on making your own prison wine? Rants on driver etiquette? Neighborhood food tours or guides to, ahem, alternative employment? Well we want’em. Perks include free breakfasts at our editorial meetings, finding yourself becoming an expert on ways to get around paying for outdoor concerts, holiday parties that don’t suck and the occasional NPR appearance. So if you want in, shoot an email to me or our tips box with some story ideas or an indication that you’re willing to get silly in exchange for internet fame.
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 […]