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The Check Thieves

by 08/31/2007
Neighborhood: Brooklyn, Carroll Gardens

Tina wants to pick up the check in broad delight, but constantly falls victim to daring, extremely generous drive-by assailants

The Paper That Covers Straws

by 08/31/2007
Neighborhood: Times Square

A grass-roots effort, taking it to the streets: Tom's play is going on and he needs to drum up an audience, fast!

Mayfair Boys Club & Barbershop

by 08/31/2007
Neighborhood: Clinton

Mayfair is a place for men to gather, hide from women in considerable numbers, and receive the city's undisputed best haircut

Art History

by 08/24/2007
Neighborhood: East Village

Budget surveillance in the East Village when Betsy tries to learn how a famous neighbor is different (and better?) than Betsy is

Here I am in Bergdorf Goodman

by 08/24/2007
Neighborhood: Manhattan

Sarah contemplates her middle-class upbringing while she asks herself whether a pair of $900 shoes is worth going into debt

Chilling Out on the M5

by 08/24/2007
Neighborhood: Upper West Side

On the verge of a violent tantrum, Ellen takes her kids for a cool bus ride to nowhere just to get them out of the house