Manhattan January Sunset

Beautiful sunset from a few nights ago. I am unfortunately not talented enough with the camera to really do it justice, but this is pretty passable. This is the view from our apartment window,...

Steamed Crap

Mmmmm. Delicious steamed crap. Apparently Strongbad runs the fish shop down the block.

Here is a Cute Kitty, Just Because

I walk past this kitten every morning on my way to work, along with another (a sibling, presumably?) with whom he or she shares an Upper East Side pet store window. Edited with BlogPad Pro

New York City, Snowy Monday

This is what I woke up to today. I took a quick photo out the window before heading to work. Sure am looking forward to spring.  

Stonewall at 44 / the death of DOMA

This photo is of Christopher Street, where I just watched Edie Windsor announce that she defeated DOMA. It's where I went as soon as I left the office. It was 44 years ago, almost to...

Where I’m reading today

Found a nice little oasis in Midtown NYC.


Seen at the local Pathmark, shelved beside Hostess facsimiles with familiar names like "Cupcakes" and "Snowballs." My uncle tells me Blue Bird has acquired legal rights to the Hostess name and various trademarks, and will...

One month in the Big Apple

It's been pretty quiet around here for a while. Sorry about that. Since relocating to NYC I've been pretty busy--but now, with the Snowstorm of the Century rolling in and canceling my weekend plans,...

Vore and the Surveillance State (AKA: Will your fantasies land you in prison?)

So NYC's "Cannibal Cop" Gilberto Valle stands convicted, and he'll do time for...what? The fact that seems to have eluded a lot of people, because people are busy and often just read the headlines, is...

Long Island City on a Snowy Morning

  Google does this thing it calls "Auto Awesome" when you sync your phone photos with Google Plus. Once in a while, you get a little surprise message that some cyborg somewhere has gussied up...

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