Archive for December, 2011

Only in New York

Friday, December 23rd, 2011 Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

This place used a blow-up doll in their Christmas window. I think she's supposed to be Santa. Ish. I watched the movie Up yesterday and it still holds up. Very moving. I had to fast-forward during some ...

Haunting, Haunting Photographs from Google Street Views

Thursday, December 22nd, 2011 Posted in Uncategorized | 7 Comments »

I feel like I'm the last to know, but this artist, Jon Rafman, has been collecting screen grabs of photographs from Google street views, he calls the project 9-Eyes. There are a lot, but I had to look at ...

The Grand Surprise: The Journals of Leo Lerman

Wednesday, December 21st, 2011 Posted in Uncategorized | 1 Comment »

I went to a party Monday night with the people who worked on the book New York Diaries: 1609 to 2009. That is the author, Teresa Carpenter, on the far left, and I'm going to be writing more about ...

Note to Self: Take B12

Tuesday, December 20th, 2011 Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

I read this article in the Times and immediately laid in a supply of B12. "A B12 deficiency can creep up without warning and cause a host of confusing symptoms that are likely to be misdiagnosed or ascribed to ...

The Ponds are Leaving Dr. Who??

Monday, December 19th, 2011 Posted in Uncategorized | 2 Comments »

NO. Can't we just, well, make them stay? I read the bad news that the actress who plays Amy Pond, Karen Gillan, is leaving Dr. Who, and that Arthur Darvill, who plays her husband Rory, will also be ...