Tag Archives: Afternoon View

Afternoon View – Circle Line

With the historic New Jersey Central Railroad Terminal in the background.

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Afternoon View – Midtown

Today we helped my loyal companion Aaron move into his new digs in Hell’s Kitchen. The views in all directions are killer.

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Afternoon View – Williamsburg Bridge

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Afternoon View – Strand Books

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Afternoon View – The Beekman

The 76-story Frank Gehry-designed Beekman is almost finished in downtown Manhattan. It’s presently the ninth-tallest building in the city, however six much taller buildings will soon push the Beekman out of the top ten. It contains 903 “luxury” apartments, all rental. Hello recession. These pics embiggen nicely. (I’m quite pleased with the zoom on my new camera.)

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Afternoon View – Flyover Necessities

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Afternoon View – 46th & Seventh

Embiggen for the madness.

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Afternoon View – Bongs & Jeebus

Next to the Union Square street vendor selling gas mask bongs (!) is some dude selling Jeebus over a portable PA system. If you’re passing through, their shouting match is quite amusing to behold.

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Afternoon View – First & 66th

I haven’t figured out how to work a single feature on my new camera, but this attempt embiggens nicely. And to whoever may have found old my camera in a Montreal taxi, I really need to have that memory card back. Cuz otherwise, I can definitely never run for Congress.

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Afternoon View – 100 In The Shade

At 1:45pm today it was already 100 degrees on my mostly-shaded fire escape, with record-setting temps being notched around the city, including a 106 degree reading in Central Park. Now excuse me while I try to crawl into the fridge.

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Afternoon View – Lexington & 28th

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Afternoon View – Christopher & 7th

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Afternoon View – North Over Birch Park

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Afternoon View – Intracoastal Marina

Father Tony tells me that the yacht with the dark hull is owned by Richard Branson.

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Afternoon View – Third Avenue

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Afternoon View – S Train

The Times Square-Grand Central shuttle is currently wrapped inside and out to promote Holland.

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Afternoon View – Gun Control

On display in the lobby of an Orlando Sports Authority are these safes for storing your rifles and automatic weapons in advance of the coming teabagger-led revolution.

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Afternoon View – 27th & Broadway

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Afternoon View – Third & 68th

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Afternoon View – Jefferson Diner

Aaron, Chris and I are having lunch in the fabulous Jefferson Diner in Lake Hopatcong, NJ – on our way to a weekend at Hillside Campgrounds in the Poconos Mountains in eastern Pennsylvania. The weather is crap – cold and rainy – but the bonfires and the menz will be hot. There’s a couple posts in the queue that will …

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