Reasons why New York Sucks

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  1. sugarbutch

    sugarbutch Bearded Prick Dubiously Honored

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    Not cool, bro. (Garth Vader, that is)
     
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  2. Manton

    Manton RINO Dubiously Honored

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    I am guessing he mean swing dancing, they do dress like that. Though I thought the fad collapsed in the late 90s
     
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    patrickBOOTH Senior member Dubiously Honored

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    I think he meant Swing Dance?
     
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    Well, let's hope that's what he meant. :)
     
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    It is actually huge in NYC right now. One of the larger scenes apparently.
     
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    Manton RINO Dubiously Honored

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    in la it was all over by 2000.
     
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    Here there is an event that the dancers can go to practically every night of the week if they wanted to. A lot of visitors from France who dance as well. Supposedly it is a sister city in terms of the dance scene.
     
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    Cool. Jazz Age Lawn Party round 2 is next weekend.
     
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    I'm sure he knows. I have never gone to that even though people tell me it is a lot of fun. It is just such a bitch to get there, imo, not worth it.
     
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    I went last year and it was quite fun. Bill Cunningham always goes. unfortunately I'm out of town both weekends this year.
     
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    Same here, I'll be in Seattle next weekend.
     
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    Haven't danced swing in ages, what's the typical here? West Coast swing?
     
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    I swing, but I don't dance.
     
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    ah Lindy Hop, ok, definitely out my alley, did mostly the ballroom dancing kind in the past
     

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