Reasons why New York Sucks

Discussion in 'Social Life, Food & Drink, Travel' started by Manton, Aug 26, 2012.

  1. Thomas

    Thomas Senior member

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    wait, why don't you guys drive? Traffic can't be that bad in the city.
     


  2. romafan

    romafan Senior member

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    I hear you. And I know living here does not eliminate this kind of thing: running a bt behind schedule myself the other morning I heard a train coming into the station so I hustled down the stairs w/ my metrocard at the ready. Swiped and rammed my groin into an unyielding turnstyle. Moved down the line form turnstyle to turnstyle all w/ the same result. I staggered back as the train pulled out and saw that every single turnstyle had a red 'no cards/no takens' sign, but the ememrgency exit door had been roped open...
     


  3. gomestar

    gomestar Super Yelper

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    it's usually much faster to get around via train. And when traffic is gone, driving can still be a harrowing experience with the awful cab drivers who will not hesitate to run you off the road. And parking garages are about $500 a month.
     


  4. FLMountainMan

    FLMountainMan White Hispanic

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    83 degrees here. Have the top on my jeep down, don't expect rain for ten days at least. Simply beautiful.
     


  5. Manton

    Manton RINO Dubiously Honored

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    today New York does not suck.
     


  6. ter1413

    ter1413 Senior member

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    Wait!!!! How long have you lived here?? You don't know to watch out for that???
     
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  7. ter1413

    ter1413 Senior member

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    Expect him to start to bitch about that^^
     
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  8. ter1413

    ter1413 Senior member

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    It is! And there is no parking.
     


  9. ehkay

    ehkay Senior member

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    Forgot over the summer, but audiences at the philharmonic, and to a lesser extent CH totally suck.
     


  10. odoreater

    odoreater Senior member

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    I hate NYC as much as the next guy (probably more than the next guy as I think about it), but sounds to me like there is something else going on in Manton's life.
     


  11. Thomas

    Thomas Senior member

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    I'd bet he misses California terribly right about now.

    (and yes, I know the traffic is bad in NYC, I giggled as I typed it.)
     
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  12. Manton

    Manton RINO Dubiously Honored

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    soooooo focking humid ... when will this end????
     


  13. mordecai

    mordecai Immoderator

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    Took a visiting cousin of mine who lives in some fancy tall Chelsea/Flatiron building to lunch today. He was complaining about the lack of good Japanese food so I took him to Hannosuke and after the first bite of scallop tempura I thought he was going to cry.
     
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  14. mgm9128

    mgm9128 Senior member

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    Manton, maybe you have hyperhidrosis?
     


  15. ter1413

    ter1413 Senior member

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    WTF are you talking about?? It was nice today!!
    You wearing your long-johns already???
     


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