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'Daily Show' To Unveil Tremendous Trump Twitter Library In NYC

'Daily Show' To Unveil Tremendous Trump Twitter Library In NYC

President Donald Trump enjoys Tweeting from his Android or iPhone. The Daily Show, which is a biased TV program specializing in fake news, likes to make fun of Trump for his Tweets and will pay tribute...

This 'Friends' Lego Set Is Very Wrong

This 'Friends' Lego Set Is Very Wrong

This week, Gizmodo UK wrote about a Friends-themed Lego set, which comes complete with a plastic orange couch, teeny coffee cups, and thumb-sized Monicas, Rosses, Chandlers, Phoebes and Rachels. The outlet is very into this new plaything,...

The Best Batting Cages In New York City

The Best Batting Cages In New York City

Can you feel it? It's just about that time. That time of year when people dream of launching glorious taters like Yoenis Cespedes. That being said, it's not always easy to get a crew together for some...

Watch This Fed-Up Pedestrian Confront Lousy NYC Driversvideo

Watch This Fed-Up Pedestrian Confront Lousy NYC Drivers

At some point every New Yorker indulges in a cliched, yet gratifying, "HEY, I'M WALKIN' HERE" moment while trying to cross the street. But loudmouth provocateur Jeff Seal has taken this timeless pedestrian-motorist tango to a new level with his latest video, which finds him creatively confronting drivers who fail to yield at intersections. First Seal tries to shame them (Spoiler: the drivers are shameless), then he gives them a taste of their own medicine, and when that doesn't seem to make much of a difference, well... just watch:

Video: Everybody's Taking A Long Walk In First 'Game Of Thrones' Season 7 Promo

Video: Everybody's Taking A Long Walk In First 'Game Of Thrones' Season 7 Promovideo

Production for the penultimate seventh season of Game Of Thrones pushed the show's usual start date from spring to summer, leaving Thronesheads (Westerosifolks?) starved for all that Lyanna Mormont content we crave. But they've thrown us...

HBO Will Air Elena Ferrante's 'My Brilliant Friend' Adaptation

HBO Will Air Elena Ferrante's 'My Brilliant Friend' Adaptationvideo

Elena Ferrante's famed Neapolitan Novels are beloved for celebrating the friendship between two women coping with life's tumults, and now a screen adaption is coming together. A television miniseries documenting the story of Lila and Lenu...

Gothamist Spring Guide: 16 Ways To Make April Amazing In NYCgallery

Gothamist Spring Guide: 16 Ways To Make April Amazing In NYC

we've once again put together a list of the best events happening all around the city, from mid-week techno parties to outdoor food fests to epic theater. Time to lose the jackets and scarves, tune up the bike, and make some plans!

Video: Samantha Bee Calls GOP Healthcare Repeal Failure One Of The Greatest Disasters Ever

Video: Samantha Bee Calls GOP Healthcare Repeal Failure One Of The Greatest Disasters Evervideo

Donald Trump promised to get Obamacare repealed-and-replaced when he got into office, and he dove head-first into that task upon becoming president... and has so far failed to close the deal with Congress. "Closing deals is...

Insane Proposal Has An Apartment Building Hanging From An Asteroid Over NYC

Insane Proposal Has An Apartment Building Hanging From An Asteroid Over NYCgallery

I'm not an architect, I'm not even a pessimist, but I am here to tell you this building will never become more than fantastical fodder for a website. According to Curbed, the creative people at Clouds Architecture...

From Bollywood To Salsa, Join The Queens Library In Celebration Of Immigrants In America

From Bollywood To Salsa, Join The Queens Library In Celebration Of Immigrants In America

This April, Queens Library is celebrating the heritage and legacy of immigrants in America! Join craft workshops, concerts, dance, and theater from around the globe and within “The World’s Borough.” There’s something for everyone to enjoy—see a preview of some of the programs below! For a full listing of all immigrant heritage celebration programs at Queens Library, click here.

You Can Buy David Bowie's Old Central Park South Apartment (And His Piano!)

You Can Buy David Bowie's Old Central Park South Apartment (And His Piano!)gallery

It's still hard to believe that David Bowie died over a year ago, just after celebrating his 69th birthday. But his presence can still be felt all over the city, at regular tribute concerts at local venues,...

True Story Of An Early 1900s Coney Island Sideshow Doctor Is Headed For The Big Screen

True Story Of An Early 1900s Coney Island Sideshow Doctor Is Headed For The Big Screengalleryvideo

In 1903 Dr. Martin Couney—who may not have actually been a trained medical doctor—brought neonatal incubators to Coney Island. The use of incubators had not yet gained widespread acceptance by mainstream medicine, and Couney's exhibit offered a...

Billy Eichner Gives Out Cookies In Adorable 'Billy On The Sesame Street' Segmentvideo

Billy Eichner Gives Out Cookies In Adorable 'Billy On The Sesame Street' Segment

American prophet Billy Eichner took some time out from being the Greatest Twitter Voice of our Time to visit Sesame Street, where he filmed a slightly less aggressive "Billy on the Street" segment for the children and...

'IT' Teaser Trailer Will Tap Into Your Deepest Fears (Of Murderous Clowns)

'IT' Teaser Trailer Will Tap Into Your Deepest Fears (Of Murderous Clowns)video

It...is very good at applying lipstick The "official teaser trailer" (why did we as a society allow a trailer to another trailer be a thing, I ask you) to the new adaptation of Stephen King's IT...

'I Revel In Your Hatred': Roger Stone Documentary Will Premiere At Tribeca Film Festival

'I Revel In Your Hatred': Roger Stone Documentary Will Premiere At Tribeca Film Festivalvideo

If you hate Roger Stone, the Nixon loyalist (seriously, he has a Nixon tattoo on his back) and now Trump adviser, then you're just playing into his hands. In the trailer for the new Netflix documentary,...

Meyers & Colbert Finds The Dude In Donald Trump

Meyers & Colbert Finds The Dude In Donald Trumpvideo

Stephen Colbert's Figure-It-Out-A-Tron has become one of his best bits on Late Show, a reliably funny visual gag that always ends up in a much dirtier (and meaner) place than could be expressed with mere words....

5 Things Every Nine-To-Fiver Should Have At Their Desk

5 Things Every Nine-To-Fiver Should Have At Their Desk

From a handy stylus tool to a few extra-long charging cables, these office accessories are everything you need to be more efficient, focused - even caffeinated.

Here's Everything We Know About Fleetwood Mac's Classic Rock Superfestvideo

Here's Everything We Know About Fleetwood Mac's Classic Rock Superfest

Yes, there's a trailer for the shows. Earlier this year it was announced that Fleetwood Mac and the Eagles would be hosting a bi-coastal festival: one weekend event in New York City, and one in Los...

Beloved Cat Doc 'KEDI' Now Screening In Brooklyn & Manhattanvideo

Beloved Cat Doc 'KEDI' Now Screening In Brooklyn & Manhattan

It isn't often that seeing a movie is Instagram-worthy (and thank goodness for that), but when the Turkish cat film KEDI started screening at the LES theater Metrograph last month, a lot of people found a...

LCD Soundsystem To Play 5 Night Residency At New Williamsburg Venue

LCD Soundsystem To Play 5 Night Residency At New Williamsburg Venue

Getty Images LCD Soundsystem is playing at your house in a few weeks, if your house happens to be the big new Williamsburg music venue Brooklyn Steel, in which case, I'd be seriously concerned about (or...impressed...

Photos: In The 1950s, A 17-Year-Old Documented The Dismantling Of The Third Ave El

Photos: In The 1950s, A 17-Year-Old Documented The Dismantling Of The Third Ave Elgallery

In 1955, before most city residents carried a camera in their pockets at all times, a 17-year-old named Sid Kaplan witnessed the dismantling of the Third Avenue Elevated line, and decided to document it. This was a...

Video: Stephen Colbert & Seth Meyers Mock Trump's Healthcare Repeal Fail

Video: Stephen Colbert & Seth Meyers Mock Trump's Healthcare Repeal Failvideo

Trumpcare went down in flames last week and was placed in the cabinet of broken Republican dreams alongside "trickle down economics and a Jesus-shaped fighter jet that drops gay people on ISIS," Stephen Colbert said last...

Upgrade Your Laptop Carrier For Under $25

Upgrade Your Laptop Carrier For Under $25

This Slim Laptop Carrier looks sharp and is the perfect size for your laptop and other commute essentials.

The Staten Island Ferry Gets Put Through The Ringer In New 'Spider-Man: Homecoming' Trailer

The Staten Island Ferry Gets Put Through The Ringer In New 'Spider-Man: Homecoming' Trailervideo

There's no MGMT soundtrack this time, but Spider-Man Mach III (Tom Holland, RIP Tobey Maguire & Andrew Garfield) is still obsessing about becoming an Avenger in the latest trailer for Spider-Man: The High School Years: The...

Projectile Vomiting Is Having A TV Moment

Projectile Vomiting Is Having A TV Moment

The minute you witness an adult projectile vomit in public, their vulnerabilities splattered with Pollock-esque enthusiasm all over themselves (or someone else), is the moment that you lose your innocence forever. Or—in the case of my...

Snag Exclusive Sneak Peeks At This Year's Tribeca Film Festival

Snag Exclusive Sneak Peeks At This Year's Tribeca Film Festival

It’s Tribeca’s starriest and most eclectic lineup yet, with 98 narrative and documentary feature films, 57 shorts, 15 talks, 23 Virtual Reality + Interactive Installations, and 15 television events to choose from.

Some Thoughts On What's Acceptable To Wear On Airplanes

Some Thoughts On What's Acceptable To Wear On Airplanesgallery

This week United Airlines refused to allow two teenage "girls in leggings" to board a flight from Denver to Minneapolis. Their reason: because spandex is not allowed. It turns out the young women were flying via United...

Here's How Melissa McCarthy Came To Play Sean Spicer On 'SNL'video

Here's How Melissa McCarthy Came To Play Sean Spicer On 'SNL'

This season Saturday Night Live has been running some real time commentary alongside the real life dystopian follies playing out at the White House. Kent Sublette is one of the head writers charged with bringing the...

This Week's Trump Protests & Organizing Events In NYC

This Week's Trump Protests & Organizing Events In NYC

Hey, that sign has some pretty good advice. (Gretchen Robinette / Gothamist) Last week culminated with Paul Ryan and Donald Trump tying their legs together and trying to walk up the stairs, only to tumble down...

Ai Weiwei Will Build More Than 100 Fences Across NYC This Fall

Ai Weiwei Will Build More Than 100 Fences Across NYC This Fall

(Ai Weiwei Studio) Chinese artist and activist Ai Weiwei will build over 100 fence installations around the city this fall as part of his latest project, Ai Weiwei: Good Fences Make Good Neighbors. The project, which...

Greta Garbo's Apartment Is On The Market But It Won't Include All Of Her Chairs

Greta Garbo's Apartment Is On The Market But It Won't Include All Of Her Chairsgallery

I have one chair in my apartment. It's at my desk and it doubles as a place to hang a few bulky sweaters—some of which I grab frequently, others buried under those that I will likely never...

'Fearless Girl' Statue To Stay Until February 2018gallery

'Fearless Girl' Statue To Stay Until February 2018

The "Fearless Girl" statue, a temporary art installation that was placed near the Financial District "Charging Bull" sculpture as part of a wildly successful publicity stunt for a global investment firm, will remain through next year, mayor...

GIRLS Recap: The Bouncevideo

GIRLS Recap: The Bounce

(HBO) This season has had at least one standout episode and some **fire** wardrobe moves, but overall there's just too much happening in these final weeks, and the whole thing is feeling a bit hasty. GIRLS...

'Fearless Girl' Statue May Be Moved Away From 'Charging Bull'

'Fearless Girl' Statue May Be Moved Away From 'Charging Bull'gallery

The "Fearless Girl" statue, a bold stand for corporate feminism/P.R. stunt by an investment firm and advertising agency is killing it on Instagram as she stands across from the famed "Charging Bull" statue in Manhattan's Financial District....

Union Hall Closed Indefinitely After Friday Night Fire

Union Hall Closed Indefinitely After Friday Night Fire

A fire broke out at the popular Brooklyn venue, Union Hall, late last night. Luckily, no one was injured.

Watch 'Withnail & I' With Noah Baumbach At Quad Cinema

Watch 'Withnail & I' With Noah Baumbach At Quad Cinema

When Greenwich Village's Quad Cinema reopens next month, it'll come with a few acclaimed directors in tow—Kenneth Lonergan and Noah Baumbach are teaming up for a new screening series where they'll show films they've never seen...

Here Are 5 Good Things That Happened This Week While You Were Staring Into The Abyss

Here Are 5 Good Things That Happened This Week While You Were Staring Into The Abyss

A bunny collector from Florida. (Photo by Julie Grace Immink/LAist) This week was "good" because I decided not to look at you-know-who's Twitter feed. Don't tell me what he did! LalalalalaLALALAAAA here are five good things...

'The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel' Brings Us To 1950s NYC & The Legendary Gaslight Cafevideo

'The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel' Brings Us To 1950s NYC & The Legendary Gaslight Cafe

This week Amazon kicked off their new pilot season, offering one episode each for new shows they'll potentially pick up for their original programming. One of the more intriguing offerings is a new series from Amy...

Pearl Paint Is Reborn! As Expensive Luxury Apartments :(

Pearl Paint Is Reborn! As Expensive Luxury Apartments :(gallery

Bruce Springsteen once sang, "Everything dies baby, that's a fact—but maybe everything that dies someday comes back to life as luxury housing." And so it goes for the former site of Pearl Paint, the beloved art supply...

De Blasio's ASL Translator Has Starring Role In Future Islands' New Music Videovideo

De Blasio's ASL Translator Has Starring Role In Future Islands' New Music Video

Back in the Bloombergian era, American Sign Language translator Lydia Callis skyrocketed to local stardom thanks to her high-profile work during the Mayor's Hurricane Sandy press conferences. Though Callis's celebrity status has since gone the way of...

Video: Seth Meyers Blasts GOP's 'Insane, Cruel And Reckless' Effort To Repeal Obamacare

Video: Seth Meyers Blasts GOP's 'Insane, Cruel And Reckless' Effort To Repeal Obamacarevideo

"The last 24 hours in politics have been truly mind-boggling. You've got the president doubling down on his false wiretapping claim, Republicans scrambling to cobble together a healthcare bill before anyone even knows what's in it,...

We Spoke With The Producer Of Planet Earth's Stunning 'Cities' Finale, Airing Saturday

We Spoke With The Producer Of Planet Earth's Stunning 'Cities' Finale, Airing Saturday

BBC 2016 Planet Earth is coming to the urban jungle. On Saturday night, for the first time in the history of the landmark series, BBC America's Planet Earth II will take on the subject of cities,...

Revisit Quentin Tarantino's First Masterpiece 'Reservoir Dogs' At Tribeca Film Festival

Revisit Quentin Tarantino's First Masterpiece 'Reservoir Dogs' At Tribeca Film Festival

Reservoir Dogs—the nervy debut from devilish auteur Quentin Tarantino with a first-rate cast of Harvey Keitel, Tim Roth, Michael Madsen, Chris Penn, Steve Buscemi, Lawrence Tierney, and Edward Bunker—is back in a big way. For one night only, Reservoir Dogs will come to the Beacon Theater for its silver anniversary screening—using Tarantino’s own 35mm print from his personal archive!

Dirty Projectors, Miguel & More To Play Northside Festival 2017

Dirty Projectors, Miguel & More To Play Northside Festival 2017

Northside Festival 2016 (Scott Lynch / Gothamist) It's still freezing outside, but summer is right around the corner if you squint hard enough. And nothing screams summertime like summer music festival season: Northside Festival has announced...

Here's The First Harrowing Trailer For Hulu's 'The Handmaid's Tale'video

Here's The First Harrowing Trailer For Hulu's 'The Handmaid's Tale'

Hulu has released its first full trailer for its upcoming miniseries adaptation of The Handmaid's Tale, and considering our current political state of affairs, it's a little tough to watch. Still, it looks like star Elizabeth Moss...

Video: Samantha Bee Has The Perfect Metaphor For Trump's Budget

Video: Samantha Bee Has The Perfect Metaphor For Trump's Budgetvideo

Donald Trump had another spectacular week as president in which everything went tremendously...is something we could say if we lived in an alternative universe. In the real universe in which we currently reside, Trump had another...

How Arts Advocates Are Mobilizing Against Trump's Proposed NEA Cuts

How Arts Advocates Are Mobilizing Against Trump's Proposed NEA Cuts

via Facebook The fight to protect public arts funding began in earnest on Tuesday, as over 700 arts advocates from across the country descended on Capitol Hill for the 30th annual Arts Advocacy Day. Their purpose,...

Photos, Video: At The Drive In Sets Off A Psych-Punk Explosion At Terminal 5

Photos, Video: At The Drive In Sets Off A Psych-Punk Explosion At Terminal 5galleryvideo

At The Drive In's long-awaited return to New York City has been a tale of reunions and rescheduling, but last night at Terminal 5 the psych-punk quintet let bygones be bygones. The band stormed through a setlist...

5 Ways To Spring Clean Like A Real Adult, On A Budget

5 Ways To Spring Clean Like A Real Adult, On A Budget

Whether your bedroom could use a revamp or you need to prep your patio for some backyard barbecues, now's the perfect time to pick up a few home goods that'll have you feeling all warm and summery inside.

Dim The Lights & Enjoy This Soothing Timelapse Of Spring (Remember Spring?)video

Dim The Lights & Enjoy This Soothing Timelapse Of Spring (Remember Spring?)

(Courtesy Jamie Scott) Spring has stepped out for a pack of smokes so Winter can come back for a couple of days to remind everyone in NYC how fun it is to sleep with the windows...

Jean Grae On Her New Show At Alamo, Her Favorite TV Judge And Nollywood

Jean Grae On Her New Show At Alamo, Her Favorite TV Judge And Nollywood

Jean Grae and Quelle Chris, looking somewhat tired after putting their show together. via Alamo Drafthouse Jean Grae stays busy. Between her music career, her frequent appearances at comedy shows like Night Train, her own The...

Here's What's Coming & Going From Netflix In April

Here's What's Coming & Going From Netflix In April

Last chance to stream all 7 seasons of Buffy :( I was horrified to discover the other day that The Wild Thornberrys, which is indisputably one of the greatest television shows of all time, is no...

7 Fearless Women Statues That Should Replace The Fictional, Infantilized 'Fearless Girl'gallery

7 Fearless Women Statues That Should Replace The Fictional, Infantilized 'Fearless Girl'

There are five historical female statues in New York City. Men? They have about 150. Recently there has been a big push for more female statues depicting real women, and not, say, fictional statues like Alice in...

5 Essential Tech Accessories To Improve Your Life

5 Essential Tech Accessories To Improve Your Life

From tablet stands to durable Lightning cables, here's everything you need to give your gadgets that extra boost of functionality.

Shea Stadium Launches Kickstarter To Get Legit, Up To Code

Shea Stadium Launches Kickstarter To Get Legit, Up To Code

Who would want to kill off parties like this? (Photo by Seth Applebaum, via Shea Stadium) When the team behind Shea Stadium announced that they would have to temporarily close their doors in order to focus...

This Week's 'New Yorker' Cover Turns Manhattan Into A Delightful Bookshelf

This Week's 'New Yorker' Cover Turns Manhattan Into A Delightful Bookshelf

I've really been appreciating The New Yorker covers lately. They're like a little gift, arriving weekly, and while it may take you anywhere from two to fifty-two weeks to ultimately get through an issue, their covers...

'The Belko Experiment' Can't Quite Bring Itself To Be The Perfect Film For The Paranoid Employee

'The Belko Experiment' Can't Quite Bring Itself To Be The Perfect Film For The Paranoid Employee

When your critique of capitalism really loses its focus. In the age of the disposable employee, with a further reduction in what remains of workplace protections seemingly likely, it would seem like an ideal time to...

Celebrities Like Alec Baldwin, Amy Poehler, & Tina Fey Will Take Part In Facebook Live Telethon For ACLU

Celebrities Like Alec Baldwin, Amy Poehler, & Tina Fey Will Take Part In Facebook Live Telethon For ACLU

(K C Bailey) Celebrities tried and failed to prevent Donald Trump from winning the election, but that won't keep them from trying to stop him from violating Americans' Constitutional rights. On Friday, March 31st, a slew...

Video: Seth Meyers Can't Believe Trump's 'Crazy' Tweets During Comey Hearing

Video: Seth Meyers Can't Believe Trump's 'Crazy' Tweets During Comey Hearingvideo

Yesterday, FBI director James Comey confirmed that the FBI is investigating the Russian government’s efforts to interfere in the 2016 presidential election, and any possible links between the Trump administration and Russia. "That is a huge,...

Video: Stephen Colbert Brings Back 'Stephen Colbert' To Defend Trump's Budget

Video: Stephen Colbert Brings Back 'Stephen Colbert' To Defend Trump's Budgetvideo

The real Stephen Colbert thinks Trump's proposed budget—which includes cuts to the EPA, Meals on Wheels, and other programs that benefit the poor and elderly—is heartless, but he brought on his favorite fiscally conservative pundit to...

Watch Kate McKinnon's Incredibly Speedy Transformation From Jeff Sessions To A Mermaidvideo

Watch Kate McKinnon's Incredibly Speedy Transformation From Jeff Sessions To A Mermaid

Earlier this month Kate McKinnon and some Saturday Night Live wizards were tasked with transforming the actress from Jeff Sessions into Shud the mermaid. And though McKinnon's chameleon-like comedic skills certainly helped with the quick changeover, a...

How To Protest & Organize Against The Trump Administration This Week

How To Protest & Organize Against The Trump Administration This Week

(Sai Mokhtari/Gothamist) You ever just stop and think about how the president doesn't read? Pretty cool stuff, not ever being at all curious enough about a subject or a story to pick up a damn book....

Is The 1960s World's Fair Underground Home Still There? An Investigation

Is The 1960s World's Fair Underground Home Still There? An Investigationgallery

My fascination with underground homes began around the time the Brendan Fraser and Alicia Silverstone movie Blast From the Past hit theaters. It was 1999, a time when underground homes were a relic from a bygone era...

Cyclist Discovers The Key To Getting People Out Of His Way On The Brooklyn Bridge Bike Pathvideo

Cyclist Discovers The Key To Getting People Out Of His Way On The Brooklyn Bridge Bike Path

The Brooklyn Bridge bike path is often so clogged with tourists that actually attempting to use it for its designated purpose can be an exercise in extreme futility. But while many bike commuters have simply given up...

This Spring, Travel Better With These Must-Have Jet Setting Accessories

This Spring, Travel Better With These Must-Have Jet Setting Accessories

Give the next gopher you see a squeeze because spring has officially sprung - meaning you get to daydream about your next big getaway. Whether you plan to backpack through less-traveled roads or explore a concrete jungle, we've got all the gear you need to make getting from point A to point Z as easy as it can be. Maybe you need to update your luggage or just need a little help getting organized - either way, we've got your back. Check out our top three travel essentials below:

GIRLS Recap: Full Disclosure

GIRLS Recap: Full Disclosure

Hannah and Marnie have never been farther apart in their lives than they are right now—and certainly, Hannah has never been the more together of the two. We started this week's episode of GIRLS with Hannah...

Video: John Oliver Translates Trump's 'Toddler Psychopath' Budget Language

Video: John Oliver Translates Trump's 'Toddler Psychopath' Budget Languagevideo

Donald Trump might be impatient, vain and horny for malice, but he is not particularly articulate. Which makes Office of Management and Budget Director Mick Mulvaney's claim that Trump's federal budget plan was based on the...

'Now I Have To Beg To Be Liked': Watch Jimmy Breslin's 1986 Saturday Night Live Monologue

'Now I Have To Beg To Be Liked': Watch Jimmy Breslin's 1986 Saturday Night Live Monologuevideo

During what Splitsider called the "weirdest season" of Saturday Night Live, famed columnist Jimmy Breslin hosted an episode on May 17th, 1986. Chomping on a piece of gum, Breslin greeted the audience and marveled, "This is...

Dave Chappelle Got Advice From Louis CK For His Post-2016 Election SNL Monologue

Dave Chappelle Got Advice From Louis CK For His Post-2016 Election SNL Monologuevideo

Dave Chappelle on SNL on November 12, 2016 (NBC) Dave Chappelle's Saturday Night Live monologue was like a salve for the part of the nation that watches "really bad television" and felt shocked by the presidential...

Photos: The Big, Boisterous St. Patrick's Day Parade Takes Over Midtown

Photos: The Big, Boisterous St. Patrick's Day Parade Takes Over Midtowngallery

The 256th annual St. Patrick's Day Parade turned midtown Manhattan and a big chunk of the Upper East Side into the usual bagpipe-playing, flag-waving, crazy-hat-wearing, wooooo-shrieking, day-drinking celebration of all things Irish. The parade route up Fifth...

Scenes From Penn Station On St. Patrick's Day 2017gallery

Scenes From Penn Station On St. Patrick's Day 2017

Droves of St. Patrick's Day revelers covered in green shamrock glitter and reeking of Jameson (or is that Bushmills?) have taken over Penn Station as the evening rush hour approaches, you got a problem with that? Armed...

5 Good Things That Happened This Week While Trump Was Presidenting

5 Good Things That Happened This Week While Trump Was Presidenting

Nothing is as good as Teekay & Goose (Ben Yakas) Ed Sheeran is trying to ruin my favorite TV programs; The Chainsmokers are trying to ruin music for anyone with ears; Rex Tillerson is trying to...

That Time The Cat's Pajamas Stopped Traffic On Fifth Avenue

That Time The Cat's Pajamas Stopped Traffic On Fifth Avenue

Fashion designer Dolly Tree poses in kimono-style nightwear with a model of the cartoon character Corky the Cat. (Getty) The new (and excellent) Ryan Murphy series Feud, which focuses on the relationship between Joan Crawford and...

Seth Meyers Outraged By Trump's Proposed Budget Cuts: 'Your Heart Is So Small...'

Seth Meyers Outraged By Trump's Proposed Budget Cuts: 'Your Heart Is So Small...'video

Seth Meyers came up with the perfect analogy for Donald Trump after a week in which he stumbled on everything from health care to immigration to his bullshit wiretapping claims. While Trump continues to try to...

Ways To Protest, Resist, And Party Against The Trump Administration This Weekend

Ways To Protest, Resist, And Party Against The Trump Administration This Weekend

The marching never ends. (Scott Heins/Gothamist) The fight for truth, justice and a country that doesn't ban people based on their religion is perhaps a never-ending one. Oh well! The fight which never ends continues this...

Here Are The St. Patrick's Day Parade Street Closures Today

Here Are The St. Patrick's Day Parade Street Closures Today

From last year's parade (Scott Lynch / Gothamist) It's a sunny Friday St. Patrick's Day—and the big parade will be stepping off at 11 a.m. amid snow mountains. The parade route begins at Fifth Avenue and...

5 Ways To Decorate Your Space With These Trendy Copper String Lights

5 Ways To Decorate Your Space With These Trendy Copper String Lights

The 100-light set is energy efficient, and won't overheat - no matter how long you've been using them.

Metrograph's Singularity-Themed Film Festival Kicks Off Friday

Metrograph's Singularity-Themed Film Festival Kicks Off Friday

The self-aware robots are definitely coming—sooner than any of us realize, probably—which is maybe not such a terrible thing, considering the job humans have been doing as of late. In fact, some people believe our supercomputer...

Video: Area Dude Goes Surfing During Tuesday's Nor'Easter

Video: Area Dude Goes Surfing During Tuesday's Nor'Eastervideo

Dudes have been known to get extreme during winter weather events in the city, whether that meant running shirtless through Central Park, cross-country skiing through the street, (literally) chilling inside of aboveground hot tubs, or snowboarding...

The Destroyed Shoes Of NYC

The Destroyed Shoes Of NYCgallery

I once had a coworker who would get a delivery from Zappos what seemed like once a month. "Imelda Marcos," we called him, but he was quick to explain that every delivery was a new pair of...

Louis C.K., Melissa McCarthy, The Rock, Jimmy Fallon & Chris Pine Will Be Final SNL Hosts This Season

Louis C.K., Melissa McCarthy, The Rock, Jimmy Fallon & Chris Pine Will Be Final SNL Hosts This Season

This is either Melissa McCarthy or Sean Spicer, it's hard to tell them apart. The most popular season of Saturday Night Live in decades is almost at an end, but we have a handful of shows...

MTA Bans Booze On LIRR & Metro-North For St. Patrick's Day

MTA Bans Booze On LIRR & Metro-North For St. Patrick's Day

There will be none of this, you understand?? Knowing what it is that can happen on a commuter train full of soused up party boys, the MTA announced today that alcohol is banned from Long Island...

Video: Stephen Colbert 'Pulls A Rachel Maddow' For His Own Trump Bombshell

Video: Stephen Colbert 'Pulls A Rachel Maddow' For His Own Trump Bombshellvideo

A lot of people were infuriated after Rachel Maddow took viewers on an emotional rollercoaster on Tuesday night when she announced she had Donald Trump's tax returns...only to go on and on with an excruciatingly long...

Video: Samantha Bee Dissects Trump's 'Deep State' Conspiracy Fever Dream

Video: Samantha Bee Dissects Trump's 'Deep State' Conspiracy Fever Dreamvideo

We've already learned so much about the fascinating slang of state-mashing, wall-building, America First, Breitbart aficionados' subculture, you'd think there was nothing else left to learn. But Samantha Bee took a deep dive into the Deep...

Watch People Waiting For An Amtrak Train Get Completely Bombarded With Snowgalleryvideo

Watch People Waiting For An Amtrak Train Get Completely Bombarded With Snow

Tuesday's not-a-blizzard may have been a letdown here in New York City, but other parts of the northeast felt its full wrath, with some parts of upstate New York getting two feet of powder. Up in Rhinebeck,...

A Conversation With Milton Glaser As His Iconic, Psychedelic Bob Dylan Poster Turns 50

A Conversation With Milton Glaser As His Iconic, Psychedelic Bob Dylan Poster Turns 50gallery

Arguably the most famous image of Bob Dylan is not a photograph or painting, but a drawing: a suggestion of the man rather than a precise, dead-ringer likeness. And that's fitting. After all, what better way to...

Alex Karpovsky Opens Up About The End Of 'GIRLS' & The Human Tragedy In Our Inboxes

Alex Karpovsky Opens Up About The End Of 'GIRLS' & The Human Tragedy In Our Inboxes

HBO After six seasons of Q-tip torture, accidental crack smoking, and lousy hookups, GIRLS only has five episodes left until Hannah Horvath gives up being a voice of a generation. For many viewers who were infuriated...

Video: Seth Meyers Has Developed A Tremendous Dating App Just For Trump Supporters

Video: Seth Meyers Has Developed A Tremendous Dating App Just For Trump Supportersvideo

There really are websites for Trump supporters to date each other—TrumpSingles is a real app, though who knows whether anyone is using it—but Seth Meyers and his team at Late Night have come up with their...

This Lego-Style Coffee Mug Is Every Procrastinator's Dream

This Lego-Style Coffee Mug Is Every Procrastinator's Dream

This customizable cup is made out of a peg and hole surface that you can customize with toy construction bricks.

Tuesday's Non-Blizzard Still Transformed Central Park Into A Wintery Utopia

Tuesday's Non-Blizzard Still Transformed Central Park Into A Wintery Utopiagallery

While we didn't get as much snow as the city prepared for, Central Park did top out at around seven inches, and plenty of New Yorkers took advantage of what will probably be the last big snowfall...

'Saturday Night Live' Headed To Primetime With Weekend Update This Summer

'Saturday Night Live' Headed To Primetime With Weekend Update This Summer

People can't get enough of Saturday Night Live these days (well, most people), with the Trump administration material and frequent guest star turns rocketing the show to its best ratings in over 20 years. There have...

Pulitzer Prize-Winning 9/11 Exposé Adapted For Hulu Series Starring Jeff Daniels

Pulitzer Prize-Winning 9/11 Exposé Adapted For Hulu Series Starring Jeff Daniels

In 2006, Lawrence Wright published what would become his Pulitzer Prize-winning book, The Looming Tower: Al-Qaeda and the Road to 9/11, a historical examination of the beginnings of Al-Qaeda, and a "controversial look at how the...

Don Draper's Rejected 'Pass The Heinz' Pitch Is Now A Real Ad Campaign

Don Draper's Rejected 'Pass The Heinz' Pitch Is Now A Real Ad Campaign

DRAPER JUST THINKS CAPITALISM IS BEAUTIFUL Mad Men has been off the air for approximately thirty years, but its influence over the advertising world is still profound. So much so that Heinz has decided to resurrect...

Meanwhile, Upstate NY Homes Are Beautifully Coated In Icevideo

Meanwhile, Upstate NY Homes Are Beautifully Coated In Ice

(Photo by John Kucko) The blizzard may be cancelled in NYC, which has been left with a cruel wintry mix soundtracked by thundersnow, but other regions of the state are transforming into winter wonderlands. And other...

Video: Stephen Colbert & Seth Meyers Investigate Microwave Wiretapping Technology

Video: Stephen Colbert & Seth Meyers Investigate Microwave Wiretapping Technologyvideo

Donald Trump has repeatedly accused President Obama of wiretapping Trump Tower (or maybe he was just joking, who the hell knows at this point). Kellyanne Conway has explained how Obama may have used microwaves to do...

Photos: Adorable Kitties Attend First-Ever 'Cat Camp' In Chelsea

Photos: Adorable Kitties Attend First-Ever 'Cat Camp' In Chelseagallery

Cat lovers filled the Metropolitan Pavilion all weekend.

Photos: Colors Fly At Joyous Queens Holi Festivalgalleryvideo

Photos: Colors Fly At Joyous Queens Holi Festival

A frigid weekend with a blizzard on the horizon did nothing to diminish Sunday afternoon's Holi Phagwa festivities in Queens. The springtime Hindu "Festival of Colors" was observed with typical exuberance over in Phil "Scooter" Rizzuto Park...

Barclays Center Dedicates New Permanent Banner To Notorious B.I.G.video

Barclays Center Dedicates New Permanent Banner To Notorious B.I.G.

Last week marked the 20th anniversary of the Notorious B.I.G., Christopher Wallace's death. On Sunday night, at the Nets/Knicks game at Barclays Center, the home team paid homage to the late Brooklyn rapper with Biggie Night....

Video: John Oliver Says GOP Health Care Bill Is Equivalent Of Terrible 'Pirates Of The Caribbean' Sequel

Video: John Oliver Says GOP Health Care Bill Is Equivalent Of Terrible 'Pirates Of The Caribbean' Sequelvideo

"The American Health Care Act: You may not have wanted it. It looks awful. But it's here anyway. Try to think of it as the legislative equivalent of Pirates of the Caribbean 5: The Curse of...

The Ultimate Guide To Updating Your Headphones On Any Budget

The Ultimate Guide To Updating Your Headphones On Any Budget

What better way to celebrate the (slowly) warming weather than a fresh set of headphones to accompany your strolls down the block?

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