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A few street scenes: Who are these military guys? This lady was being filmed for what looked like a movie. Seen in the window of Wildenstein’s Gallery on 64th near Madison:

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At The Temple of Apple in New York City

Across the way from the Plaza Hotel (which, by the way, is closed and being converted into condos or apartments–no more Oak Room for those of you who remember it) we marveled at what I call “The Temple of Apple”. … Continue reading

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Back to New York: An Anti-War Protest

Before the exciting encounter with the UN entourage in Midtown Manhattan (see post below) there was an unusual anti-war protest taking place on Fifth Avenue, near the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Protestors stood silently, each one holding a sheet of … Continue reading

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Back From New York: UN Takes Over Manhattan

I’m back from a short visit to New York—and it never fails to stun me with it’s you-never-know-what’s-going-to-happeness. Take Sunday night (Sept 17)– we were dining at Milos, a delicious Midtown Manhattan Greek seafood restaurant, when the street grew noisier … Continue reading

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Political "Bulletin" Board, Artist's Outdoor Exhibit at Whitney Museum of American Art

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More New York City

More New York City When I was in New York City recently, shooting had begun on the Nanny Diaries, based on the book by the same name, and starring Scarlett Johansson, Laura Linney and Alicia Keys. I didn’t see any … Continue reading

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My Brief Career As A Paparazzi

When I was in New York City a few weeks ago I saw a crowd gathering in front of a hotel. They looked friendly so I walked over to see what was happening. “What’s up?â€? I asked a young woman. … Continue reading

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