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RANTS: What’s driving us bonkers in New York right now

These are the people, places and things of the Big Apple that are so bad, they make us want to move (almost)

RANTS: What’s driving us bonkers in New York right now
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There’s so many reasons we love New York: all of the best Broadway shows, the incredible dining options and all of the concerts NYC has to offer. The best things to do are all here. But the light must have the dark, and we’ve got a lot to be angry about here, too. From high rent to slow tourists to those insufferable people that block the subway doors, here are our NYC rants.

What’s driving us bonkers in New York right now

A vaguely ’20s aesthetic does not make your bar a speakeasy
Things to do

A vaguely ’20s aesthetic does not make your bar a speakeasy

Why do out-of-town friends expect you to come to them?
Things to do

Why do out-of-town friends expect you to come to them?

AirPods have turned us all into women wearing heels
Things to do

AirPods have turned us all into women wearing heels

Movie theaters should have coat checks!
Things to do

Movie theaters should have coat checks!

What in god's name is going on with the L train?
Things to do

What in god's name is going on with the L train?

Old radiators in New York apartments are the worst
Things to do

Old radiators in New York apartments are the worst

What's the deal with crazy hot subway cars in winter?
Things to do

What's the deal with crazy hot subway cars in winter?

There's nothing worse than an annoying apartment buzzer
Things to do

There's nothing worse than an annoying apartment buzzer

Are people who FaceTime while walking down the street literally insane?
Things to do

Are people who FaceTime while walking down the street literally insane?

Put your phone away and stop ruining the view
Things to do

Put your phone away and stop ruining the view

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