Looking for a artist studio/workspace kind of deal in Manhattan. Challenges: affordable, soundproof, pay-per-use. [more inside]
Asking for a friend: where can I get a clean recording of the NYC subway "door closing" chime? Ideally it would be something better than just a field recording with background noise etc. The cleaner the better!
Who are the people or groups that are most effectively lobbying for free public wifi in New York City? [more inside]
Local pro-life organization is raising funds in a way that I think is intentionally misleading. Can I do anything? Should I do anything? [more inside]
I live in NYC and I have never been to Atlantic City, though an AC-bound jitney service stops in my neighborhood. I've heard about all sorts of insane deals that hotels and casinos roll out to lure customers; what's the best/cheapest way to take advantage of this in the next couple of months? I'd like to travel to AC with a partner and stay a couple days, paying for as little as humanly possible. Caveat: I'm only willing to do a little cheap, incidental gambling; mostly I'd like to do my own thing once I'm there.
What's the best deal on a high-quality bicycle lock and/or chain in NYC these days? [more inside]
How to entertain my implacable partner in NYC on his birthday... which is on Halloween. [more inside]
Who are the rising stars of drag and burlesque (NYC edition)? [more inside]
Looking for information about a murder committed in 1935 in New York City. Where to begin, and how to proceed? [more inside]
I'm looking for examples of public art exhibitions in New York City that were covered, removed, or otherwise vanished, due to critical response or other factors. (For example, Eric Fischl's Tumbling Woman
.) [more inside]
NYC-filter: Taking a friend to art galleries around Chelsea this afternoon. Anything specific that should we not miss?
Where can I go in NYC that serves both ice cream AND hard liquor-- as many varieties of both as possible?
Help me find the best deal on natural sea sponges! [more inside]
Is My Bike Lost Forever? A long tale of suspicion, woe, and revenge... [more inside]
Where can I buy the most throw pillows for the least amount of money? [more inside]