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Million Dollar Slice

Three hours before his most recent arrest, the Pizza Pusha, a.k.a. Chris Barrett, leans back in the executive seat of a private jet. He’s in a white Hugo Boss sweatshirt and black Air Force 1’s. Stacked high on the seat next to him are Stoned Gourmet Pizza boxes, the logo printed… More »
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John Wilson’s Favorite Spots in Ridgewood

John Wilson’s new HBO show, How To With John Wilson, captures the specific strangeness of street life in the city — the snippets of documentary film range from a woman tucking a pigeon into a D… More »
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A $475K Sunnyside Two-Bedroom and a Carnegie Hill Duplex With a Private Terrace

For under a million dollars, one can find all sorts of housing configurations: park-and-subway adjacent studios, one-bedrooms hidden in carriage houses or former shoe factories, and even the occasional true two-bedroom. With More »
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Biden Declares the Border Wall Dead on His First Day

One of President Joe Biden’s many Inauguration Day actions was to cancel Trump’s border wall — the great, great wall that was supposed to run the full 2,000-mile length of the southern border and that both Congress and Mexico refused to pay the $25 billion to build. The project shrank in scope ov… More »
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‘They’re in Long Island, and Don’t Give a Sh*t’: Boards Ghost Their Residents

This past summer, George Osorio turned to his building’s co-op board for help as he and his family roasted in 100-degree temperatures inside their Greenwich Village apartment. He hoped that given the severity of his situation, the building leadership could give him quick approval for an HVAC syst… More »