A city guide website called Revel in New York makes great mini documentaries about interesting New Yorkers.
Here are a few:
The Pigeon Lady, an East Village pigeon fancier who's been stealing pigeons from prized coops for nearly a decade. (Above)
High Times senior editor David Bienenstock, who explains the different effects of different kinds of pot.
A foot fetish sex worker who talks about her job about the foot-friendly places in NYC.
Molly Crabapple, artist and founder of Dr. Sketchy's Anti-Art School.
Tea blender Nini Ordoubadi, an Iranian born New Yorker who comes from a long tradition of tea blenders.
Mark Frauenfelder is the founder of Boing Boing and the editor-in-chief of MAKE and Cool Tools. Twitter: @frauenfelder. His new book is Maker Dad: Lunch Box Guitars, Antigravity Jars, and 22 Other Incredibly Cool Father-Daughter DIY Projects