Wall Street Cronies Live It Up, The Rest Of Us Just Live

Written by Kari Milchman on . Posted in Business, Posts

This year, Wall Street bankers are expected to receive $23.9 billion in bonuses, while more than one-fifth of New Yorkers are below the national poverty line of $10,000 per year, per person. And About one eighth of all New Yorkers have trouble just making ends meet. That might sound like a small fraction, but it [&hellip
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Stocking Up On Rubbers Online

Written by Kari Milchman on . Posted in Business, Posts

The New York Sun has printed an interesting article on the city’s condom distribution plan. That’s right, 1.5 million condoms are given away—as in for free—to various health clinics throughout New York City … And, oh yeah, local barber shops get some, too. Cool. Last month, the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene got all [&hellip
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First CBGB’s, Now Beat Street

Written by Adario Strange on . Posted in Business, Posts

The Daily News reports that one of New York’s best known sources for hip-hop vinyl is getting the boot. Brooklyn’s Beat Street Records has been told to "beat it" by, who else, Internet downloaders. Note to all remaining indie vinyl shops…listen closely… Start. A. Web. Site. I thought hip-hop was all about the hustle (digital [&hellip
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