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The evolution of the New Yorker

Fri Apr 18 We chart the scenesters and zeitgeist capturers who shaped this city of constant change—and predict what the next Gotham types will be

Gary Shteyngart, king of book blurbs, abandons his throne

Fri Apr 18 Satirical novelist and avid writer of compact, exuberant bits of praise for fellow novelists' novels announces he'll stop producing jacket copy

Jonathan Toubin's recommendations for Record Store Day

Fri Apr 18 NYC's beloved Soul Clap DJ shares his tips on how to make the most of Saturday's big event

Photos which may hurt your "religious feelings" are coming soon to Soho

Fri Apr 18 The Leslie-Lohman Museum of Gay and Lesbian Art will display artist Gonzalo Orquin's Vatican-offending images of couples kissing in its Wooster Street windows

Are these electric cars going to replace the carriage horses in Central Park?

Fri Apr 18 If animal rights group NYCLASS get their way, this is what the tourists will be riding in soon

Lunch alert: Food vendors are back at the High Line from today

Fri Apr 18 Step away from your desk—and yet another Seamless order—and grab a bite from some of our favorite outdoor food vendors on the High Line

Here's everything you need to celebrate 4/20 in NYC

Fri Apr 18 You've got the munchies—we've got the snacks, plus tasty tunes galore

Good eggs: 10 great restaurants offering Easter brunch

Fri Apr 18 Planning Easter brunch just got easier—get ready for classic eggs, savory French toast and, of course, loads of lamb

Beyoncé and Jay Z might be touring together: These are our four dream summer concert mashups

Fri Apr 18 With rumors swirling that Bey and Jay might be teaming up for the Mr. and Mrs. Carter Tour (head explodes, dies happy), we started to think: What other NYC combos would totally rock our faces off?

The five best movies to see this weekend

Fri Apr 17 Time Out New York has your picks for the best movies playing in NYC

The Time Out guide to shopping Sky Ferreira's newest music video

Thu Apr 17 Sky Ferreira's "I Blame Myself" features lots of expensive clothes— but don’t worry, we found the affordable versions

Artist Oscar Murillo installs a fully functioning chocolate-making factory for his exhibition at David Zwirner gallery

Thu Apr 17 Thanks to workers imported from Colombia, gallery-goers can get free chocolates while visiting the show in Chelsea

Last-minute deals: Three sample sales happening in NYC this week

Thu Apr 17 Score great deals on clothing, accessories, beauty treatments and more at these last-minute sales happening around New York City

Celebrate Seinfeld's 25th anniversary with the Brooklyn Cyclones on July 5th

Thu Apr 17 The city's minor league team offers a bounty of Seinfeldian delights, from puffy shirts to low-talking P.A. announcers. What is the deal with that?

Cheers! Five standout events from Queens Beer Week, kicking off April 18

Thu Apr 17 Gear up for ten suds-soaked days in the city’s largest borough

Buttered coffee and a new donut-finder app: Is getting fat the next big New York trend?

Thu Apr 17 If you ever need to know where to find the city's best donuts, we've got the list right here.

Taisha Paggett performs her new ‘Underwaters (we is ready, we is ready)’ at the 2014 Whitney Biennial

Thu Apr 17 In her new piece at the Whitney Museum of American Art, Taisha Paggett transforms the lobby gallery into a mystical place

Step inside the terrifying Full Bunny Contact haunted house

Thu Apr 17 This ain’t your mama’s Easter celebration!

Holiday showdown: Easter versus 4/20

Thu Apr 17 Candy and smoking up, officially together at last. With these celebrations landing on the same day this year, we break down where to get baked, bunnied or…both.

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