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Upton Sinclair's 'The Jungle': It's not just about why being a vegetarian was a good idea in the early 1900s

Upton Sinclair’s The Jungle is a book that (in my experience) students dread to see on the required reading list. I, on the other hand, always felt a little guilty as a literature major for not having read it and recently decided to relieve my guilt. 645 more words


The Park Restaurant (Chelsea)

Cost: Free Entry

Dress Code: Casual

Music: Below Average Top 40

Drinks: $$$

Food: Yes

Ambience: Scenic Park

Floors: 2

Volume/Acoustics: 3

Crowd: Moderate

Coat Check: 42 more words

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Cielo (MeatPacking)

Cost: TBA

Dress Code: Casual

Music: TBA

Drinks: $$$

Food: No

Ambience: One Huge Room

Floors: 1

Volume/Acoustics: 3

Crowd: Moderate

Coat Check: Mandatory (seasonal) 57 more words

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Introduccion a mi viaje a Nueva York

New York New York… Hay algo de este lugar que no sea haya dicho? necesita acaso algún tipo de presentación lo que significa esta ciudad? A mi humilde parecer es la capital del mundo, si se quiere junto a Londres. 215 more words

Meatpacking....Hookers and Cocaine are EVERYWHERE!!

I’ve decided to give going out on “the scene” a bit of a break and slow down with the drinking and occasional smoking. In the last month I’ve only been out twice. 1,022 more words


The Top On-the-Go Hair Products from Bumble & bumble

I’m not a hairstylist by any means. My tools are makeup brushes, and my canvas is the human face. But the art of hairstyling is an intriguing one, and when my co-workers and I were invited to train with them at the House of Bumble in Manhattan’s Meatpacking District, I RSVP’d immediately. 427 more words




RYU was unfortunately shut down after Hurricane Sandy struck New York. This post is in remembrance of that remarkable restaurant. Always remembered. Never forgotten. RIP RYU restaurant. 22 more words