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24 Hours in New York City

“One belongs to New York instantly, as much in five minutes as in five years.” Tom Wolfe said it all. With unparalleled charm, New York City makes visitors feel at home from the moment they arrive. Only a five-hour bus ride away from D.C., the Big Apple is the perfect[Read More…]

FIEGE: Players Involved in Altercation

FIEGE: Players Involved in Altercation

Indiana Pacers forward Chris Copeland suffered an injured abdomen and elbow. Atlanta Hawks forward Thabo Sefolosha sustained a fractured tibia. Both players are out for the season. Ask any casual follower of the NBA how these injuries occurred, and they would probably assume that there must have been an ugly[Read More…]

by April 14, 2015 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top, Sports Columns

Movie Review: ‘Finding Vivian Maier’

★★★☆☆ In 2007, Jeff Maloof bid on a box of negatives that he never ended up using for a book on his Chicago neighborhood. Two years later, he developed the shoved-away negatives out of pure curiosity and discovered a woman named Vivian Maier, who turned out to be an extremely[Read More…]

Shaking the Empire State of Mind: Life Doesn’t Happen Just in NYC

I grew up in New York City. The first six years of my life were spent in Queens, home of my beloved Mets, and then my family moved in with my grandma in Brooklyn where we’ve lived ever since. Before I came to Georgetown, I didn’t know anyone who lived outside the Tri-state[Read More…]

by March 15, 2012 0 comments The Guide