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.
An entire genre of Saturday Night Live-style skit humor–what if celebrity x were absurdly cast in role y?–is made obsolete by deepfakery.
You gotta give it to these French-speaking folks for trying to pronounce these difficult-for-them English words. And you gotta give it Frenchly, the makers of the video, for making the words more challenging as it goes along. Psychophysicotherapeutics, anyone? [via; Previously]
One letter different, but a world apart.
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