Posts Tagged: NEW YORK

METLIFE STADIUM

Let’s Wonder How Bad My View Will Be At WrestleMania 29

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What you see above (with a hat tip to the entire Internet at once, and a specific hat tip from me to <a href="http://www.tjrwrestling.com" target="_blank">John Canton</a>) is the still-in-progress set for Sunday's WrestleMania 29 event at MetLife Stadium.

no more goldbricking

Amazon Has To Start Collecting Sales Tax In New York

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The free ride is officially over for New York residents: You'll have to pay sales tax on your Amazon purchases.

BANNED SPORTS

Attention New York Lawmakers: Here Are Some Very Good Reasons To Legalize MMA

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Much to the shock of many people who probably had no idea this is true, professional mixed martial arts matches are currently banned in New York.

funny

Adam Sandler – Hallelujah (We’re New Yorkers)

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Adam Sandler's contribution to the 12.

funny

Brooklyn Hipsters vs. Hurricane Sandy

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Brooklyn Hipsters are remarkably well-equipped to handle hurricanes.

Documentaries

The Central Park Five (Trailer)

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The first trailer for the documentary that examines the 1989 case of five minority teenagers who were wrongly convicted of raping a white woman in Central Park.

ED BASSMASTER

The Bush Man in Central Park

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Ed Bassmaster takes his bush costume to Central Park to scare unsuspecting New Yorkers.

FAIL

Kid Licks Entire Subway Railing

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An enterprising young gentleman licks an entire NYC subway entrance railing for one dollar.

NEW YORK

Tony Danza’s Brooklyn Rap

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Tony Danza opens his panel at the Brooklyn Book Festival by rapping a list of famous people who were born in Brooklyn.

funny

Romney Rock! Hittin' The West Village

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Tagg and Craig Romney brave the mean streets of the West Village in order to hit one of New York City's coolest, most youthful hangouts.

9/11

Lower Manhattan’s Streets as Famous Musicians

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To celebrate Lower Manhattan on 9/11, <a href="http://clipnation.com/tag/cdza/">cdza</a> plays songs by musicians that match its street names.

BRANDON LISY

NYC Blanket Hunt

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How willing are New Yorkers to share their park blankets.

ART

Empire State of Pen

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An amazing time-lapse video of artist Patrick Vale drawing the view of the Manhattan skyline from the Empire State Building -- entirely freehand, with an ink pen.

Movies

Crazy Times Square Fight: Lightsabers Edition

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See the original <a href="http://clipnation.com/crazy-times-square-fight/">here</a>.

NEW YORK

Crazy Times Square Fight

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An argument between a homeless man and a tourist quickly escalates, with the combatants using everything from crutches to street barricades as weapons.

ART

MetroCard Mosaics

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Nina Boesch has created hundreds of mosaics using nothing but discarded plastic fares for New York's subway system.

ads

JAY-Z: From Marcy to Barclays

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The first ever Rocawear commercial is a retrospective of Shawn “Jay-Z” Carter’s journey: From a kid growing up in the humble projects of Brooklyn, to aspiring to make music, and eventually making history.

Baseball

Spike Lee Catches Flying Bat at Yankee Stadium

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Mark Teixeira let his bat go flying during Saturday's (7/15/12) game at Yankee Stadium, and Spike Lee -- while most people around his front row seat were ducking and diving -- caught the souvenir in mid air.

anti-semitism

VIDEO: Jew-Hating Elmo Kicked Out of Central Park Zoo

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They say mental illness isn't funny, but when I say "they" I mean my dishwasher and mailbox, and those two liars are always spreading rumors about me.

AT LEAST IT'S COMPETITIVE

The Best Of The 2012 Old Timey Coney Island Strong Man Spectacular

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If I had to define and specifically choose one dream job for myself for the next 365 days of my life, I’d want to travel around the country, attending the most bizarre and ridiculous competitions.


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