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  1. Prostitutes Renting Out Airbnb Apartments For QuickiesRead the original story

    Monday | Switched

    Less than a month after a Manhattan tenant found out that the room he advertised on the apartment-sharing website was being used as an orgy den , the New York Post is reporting that prostitutes are turning Airbnb apartments into pop-up brothels.

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  2. Sanjay Sanghoee: Why Mayor de Blasio Should Pay Attention to NYC's SubwaysRead the original story

    Sunday | The Huffington Post

    As any New Yorker can tell you, our subway system is not just a means of transportation but a democratic lifeline that connects every part of the city -- rich and poor, east and west, professionals and students, hipster and inner-city -- closely with each other.

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  3. Queer New World: Meet Brooklyn's Thorgy ThorRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 13 | Switched

    This is the twenty-fourth installment in an ongoing series that explores drag culture and the nightlife scene in Brooklyn, N.Y. Over the past several years, following the large-scale exodus of artists across the East River and into northern Brooklyn, those engaged in drag culture in this outer borough have created a new, queer world entirely their ... (more)

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  4. These 10 Office Phrases Need To Die A Swift DeathRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 8 | The Huffington Post

    Every office worker knows at least one bit of clichA d business-speak that they would be happy to never hear again.

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  5. Queer New World: Meet Brooklyn's Trey LaTrashRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 6 | Switched

    This is the twenty-third installment in an ongoing series that explores drag culture and the nightlife scene in Brooklyn, N.Y. Over the past several years, following the large-scale exodus of artists across the East River and into northern Brooklyn, those engaged in drag culture in this outer borough have created a new, queer world entirely their ... (more)

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  6. Spike Lee Takes On 'Lame' NYTimes Film Critic In Ongoing Gentrification BattleRead the original story

    Monday Mar 31 | The Huffington Post

    Spike Lee's war with the New York Times over gentrification isn't going away any time soon: after the paper's head film critic AO Scott took on the subject through a cinematic lens, Lee fired off an epic riposte through social media.

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  7. Queer New World: Meet Brooklyn's Mocha LiteRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 30 | Switched

    This is the twenty-second installment in an ongoing series that explores drag culture and the nightlife scene in Brooklyn, N.Y. Over the past several years, following the large-scale exodus of artists across the East River and into northern Brooklyn, those engaged in drag culture in this outer borough have created a new, queer world entirely their ... (more)

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  8. This Teacher In Brooklyn Can't See His StudentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 24 | Switched

    Jimmy Palmaro is walking from his home in Brooklyn, N.Y., to the Colony South Brooklyn Houses -- a not-for-profit which offers humanitarian services -- where he volunteers by teaching an after-school program.

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  9. Queer New World: Meet Brooklyn's Severely MameRead the original story

    Saturday Mar 22 | The Huffington Post

    This is the twenty-first installment in an ongoing series that explores drag culture and the nightlife scene in Brooklyn, N.Y. Over the past several years, following the large-scale exodus of artists across the East River and into northern Brooklyn, those engaged in drag culture in this outer borough have created a new, queer world entirely their ... (more)

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  10. Holopaw Releases 'Dirty Boots,' Sexually-Charged Short FilmRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 19 | The Huffington Post

    From the incredible band Holopaw comes "Dirty Boots," a sexually-charged short film about a gay biker gang living in Brooklyn, New York.

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  11. Shervaughn Remy Slipped Pregnant Girlfriend Abortion Pills: ProsecutorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 18 | Switched

    Prosecutors say 34-year-old Shervaughn Remy slipped his girlfriend abortion pills while the two had intercourse, causing the stillborn birth of her 14-week-old fetus, the New York Post reports .

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  12. Because the Rent Won't WaitRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 18 | The Huffington Post

    As a recent New York Times article notes, and as every New Yorker intuitively knows, city rents have risen dramatically over the last decade, even as household wages for most families have continued to fall.

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  13. "The Pun and Only"Read the original story

    Tuesday Mar 18 | Switched

    As a guy who has always loved puns, and has been known to use as many as 10 at a time , I had long looked for a venue where my wordplay would be ear relevant.

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  14. Queer New World: MrRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 16 | Switched

    This is the twentieth installment in an ongoing series that explores drag culture and the nightlife scene in Brooklyn, N.Y. Over the past several years, following the large-scale exodus of artists across the East River and into northern Brooklyn, those engaged in drag culture in this outer borough have created a new, queer world entirely their own.

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  15. H. Alan Scott: Gay Is the New Black: The Best Gay Web Series You've Never Heard OfRead the original story

    Mar 14, 2014 | The Huffington Post

    Orange might be the new black on Netflix, but being gay is the new black in America.

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  16. Visit the New York Filming Locations of HBO's GirlsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2014 | The Huffington Post

    Girls is the coming-of-age love child of a Nora Ephron rom-com, Joan Didion prose meandering and Woody Allen-esque awkwardness over a Sex and the City best frenemies through-line.

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  17. Abandoned Kittens & Blissful Ignorance: 'Fort Tilden' Wins SXSW Grand Jury PrizeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2014 | The Huffington Post

    What hath "Girls" wrought? Thus far, it seems like a think piece for every viewer, a pretty cool "Star Wars" rumor , Lena Dunham's ubiquitousness and an easy shorthand with which writers and critics can compartmentalize indie films about post-college women living in New York.

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  18. The Rent Really Is Too Damn High In New YorkRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2014 | The Huffington Post

    Over 50 percent of New York state residents pay rent they can't afford, a 10 percent jump from 12 years before, according to a report from Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli .

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  19. Alan Singer: Uncommon Core Heightens Race and Class Math DivideRead the original story

    Mar 10, 2014 | The Huffington Post

    The uproar over high-stakes testing associated with Common Core in New York State and complaints that children are being tested on things they were not taught, has obscured the deepening of racial, ethnic and class divisions in education in New York and the United States.

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  20. Queer New World: Meet Brooklyn's Macy RodmanRead the original story

    Mar 9, 2014 | Switched

    This is the nineteenth installment in an ongoing series that explores drag culture and the nightlife scene in Brooklyn, N.Y. Over the past several years, following the large-scale exodus of artists across the East River and into northern Brooklyn, those engaged in drag culture in this outer borough have created a new, queer world entirely their ... (more)

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