Why I’m Grateful for the NYPD this Thanksgiving

At 10:35 a.m. I made the switch from the 1 train to the B at Columbus Circle. At 10:38 a.m. a pickpocket stuck their hand into my handbag and nicked my wallet. By 10:50, I despaired at the key card entrance to my office and cursed Mayor de Blasio’s New York while the thief had … Continued

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Amanda Bynes and the Madness of Celebrity Culture

The scandal-mired celebrity of the week is…drum roll please…Amanda Bynes! The former Nickelodeon star turned-disgraced starlet was arrested last week for throwing a bong out of the window of her 37th floor apartment in Manhattan. She was taken out in chains and a really creepy, Lady-Gaga-gone-bad blond wig and claimed that cops “slapped” her lady … Continued

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