New York

Two Perseid meteors

Stargazing under lockdown

July 7, 2020 3:28 pm

The late great American astronomer Leslie Peltier was onto something

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Fashion designer vs former rapper: the 2020 election you need to follow

June 30, 2020 12:00 pm

Ola Hawatmeh is challenging Antonio Delgado in New York’s 19th

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How conservatives sustain CNN

June 29, 2020 12:24 pm

The network has become a place that covers for any Andrew Cuomo misdeed

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A message from the NYC tourist board: visit Nightmare City!

June 26, 2020 3:42 pm

Courtesy of your guide Chadwick Moore

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The Great Self Hate

June 25, 2020 6:57 am

Only a society that sees a need for ‘self-esteem’ counseling could be so susceptible to such destructive illusions

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Can COVID-19 tell whether a protest is progressive?

June 23, 2020 12:23 pm

Clearly the virus targets especially working-class and middle-class workplaces and industries...

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Happy Pride! It’s time to topple the Stonewall myth

June 23, 2020 11:07 am

Gay rights have been subsumed by social Marxism

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Teddy Roosevelt saw this mob coming

June 22, 2020 11:16 am

Who is immune from retrospective condemnation?

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Splashing the cash at VIP nightclubs is now the favorite recreation of the rich

June 18, 2020 12:51 am

Very Important People: Status and Beauty in the Global Party Circuit by Ashley Mears reviewed

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In defense of drinking in the street

June 15, 2020 5:07 pm

It’s the only good thing to come out of lockdown

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A June election in Genesee County

June 10, 2020 11:07 am

We will learn once more that ’tis better to be a flower-seeker than a power-seeker

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Bergamo and the enigma of COVID-19

June 9, 2020 9:58 am

Somehow, the virus managed to infect a population which was supposed to be in quarantine

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Cuomo and de Blasio’s unearned lap of honor

June 8, 2020 4:37 pm

What do New York’s inept leaders have to celebrate?

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Is the second wave of COVID coming?

June 8, 2020 9:06 am

Six states are showing a worrying spike in COVID-19 infections

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Christo’s art of self-promotion

June 7, 2020 5:40 pm

The late artist and his wife spent years assiduously burnishing his image

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Bill de Blasio unites cops and protesters — in disgust

June 3, 2020 3:02 pm

Andrew Cuomo deserves a share of the blame too

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Mayhem in Manhattan

June 2, 2020 11:22 am

Last night’s property damage was, by most accounts, worse than Sunday’s

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In Central Park, an unstoppable Karen meets the immovable Karen

May 26, 2020 5:18 pm

The outrage mob destroys one of its own

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The Cuomo comedy special

May 21, 2020 2:32 pm

Why ask hard questions about nursing home deaths and slow lockdown reactions when you can do bits with your brother?

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Salvant grace

May 13, 2020 5:38 pm

Cécile McLorin Salvant’s shock of the new

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Andrew Cuomo is a deadly failure

May 13, 2020 4:48 pm

The New York governor is a bungler, yet he’s hailed as a hero

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COVID-19 is a terrible snob

May 11, 2020 8:17 am

Survival of the richest

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New York has mismanaged COVID-19 from top to bottom

May 8, 2020 7:36 pm

So why is Andrew Cuomo’s popularity at an all time high?

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Don’t let Karen kill your community

May 8, 2020 11:31 am

If our leadership wants us to listen to them, they should discourage Karens

gotham

Goodbye New York, welcome Gotham

May 7, 2020 5:39 pm

The main excitement we get here is going to wait in socially distanced lines at the grocery store