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New York City is not as dirty and rough around the edges as it once was, but it is still not what anyone would call a clean place. Often, nowhere is this more on display than inside the New York City Subway, where tracks, for many people, appear to be large garbage cans, and walls, stairs, and floors crumble or are covered in layers of filth. But this spring, three stations on the R line in...
Before Miki Agrawal fought her way through, the ad contractor for the MTA was happy to approve a boob-job poster featuring grapefruits, but not an ad featuring a woman in a turtleneck, full-coverage undies, and a sliced-open grapefruit. That’s because Miki was selling THINX, the period-catching underwear she invented, and periods freak out the patriarchy. That was in 2015 (yeah, not the Middle Ages). Now, thanks to Miki, not only do we have hilarious...
This morning I got on the G line to go to work. Normally, if I'm listening to Spotify, once I hit Broadway, my music cuts out. But today that did not happen, and it continued not to happen for the remainder of my ride—all the way down to Hoyt-Schermerhorn, and even still when I transferred to the A/C. The whole time, the stream was strong. Was this a New Year's fluke? No, this was not. This, it turns out, was...
We can tell it’s Thanksgiving for a number of reasons. Firstly, it’s suddenly quite cold. My light jacket on top of a T-shirt are, unfortunately, no longer cutting it. The days of summer or even a crisp fall suddenly seem far-back in our pre-election past. Yes, Pumpkin Spice is all around us, like it or not, and, since it’s Thanksgiving weekend, the trains in our lovely metropolitan will be affected. But, really, this year,...

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