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Antiquity And History. One Of The Old Store In East Village

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THEME:   LIFE STYLE, NYC, PHOTO

By Ann Tyller | June 8, 2013 3:59 pm

Buy what you like and be happy with that piece of art and hope that it will hold its value. How old do antiques and collectibles need to be to be considered antiques? It's not a cut and dry answer.   According to the U.S. Customs Service, an antique is an item with at least 100 years of age under its belt. From a personal standpoint, I see ... MORE>>

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Sure, New York Is Ready For Bike-Share

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By Dan Bart | May 27, 2013 10:18 am

The Bloomberg’s Bike-Sharing Program, which is to begin with 6,000 bikes stationed across parts of Manhattan and Brooklyn, will face immediate scrutiny from residents, riders and elected officials whose love or hate for the endeavor seemed to intensify over the past year of delays. Bike-Kiosks have been defaced as it will always be since in’s in nature of the New Yoker to grudge ... MORE>>

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A popular stereotype

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By SisiBroad | April 22, 2013 6:35 pm

One of the popular stereotype about Americans is that all we,Americans, can think about is money, and getting more money so they can buy, buy, buy! They judge everything by its economic value. Being rich and owning expensive things is the number one imperative for Americans. Being poor is seen as a moral failure. This is the most popular stereotype ... MORE>>

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David, Jonathan, King Saul in BAM: Marc-Antoine Charpentier’s opera “David et Jonathas”

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By Ann Tyller | April 20, 2013 6:13 pm

The original performance of Marc-Antoine Charpentier’s opera “David et Jonathas” staged, in 1688 at the Jesuit college Louis-le-Grand in Paris consisted a series of musical interludes making part of a much longer program. “David et Jonathas” is based on the biblical relationship between the young David (Pascal Charbonneau), the future king of Israel, and Jonathas (Jonathan) (Ana Quintans), the Israelite prince ... MORE>>

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Nothing personal, just luck of time

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By Ann Tyller | April 8, 2013 11:54 am

What non-New-Yorkers don’t understand is that -New-Yorkers don’t hate them; they are often simply in New-Yorkers’ way. For tourists, New York is an amazing, bright-lit, enormous building-filled city of endless possibilities. Think about it. The difference is that non-New-Yorker most likely don’t work in or around gigantic tourist inducing areas like New York offers. For New Yorkers, New York is a ... MORE>>

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Politically correct

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By Ann Tyller | March 25, 2013 4:23 pm

It's no longer politically correct to regard men as the protectors and females as the protected, implying as it does a relationship of the stronger and the weaker. We are all interchangeable and androgynous these days. We are all sensitive, caring creatures, who share cooking duties, child-reading and not yet childbirth or what else monthly periods. ... MORE>>

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Vanderbilt’s Grand Central

Vanderbilt’s Grand Central – first one hundred years

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By SisiBroad | January 31, 2013 8:51 pm

Added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1975 Grand Central Station, officially named Grand Central Terminal, is a historic New York City attraction. Built by the New York Central Railroad, the stations was named Grand Central Depot in 1871, changed to Grand Central Station in 1900, and by 1913 was finally named Grand Central Terminal. The Beaux Arts style, ... MORE>>

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Syrian Rebels Say They Have Seized an Air Defense Post and Its Missiles

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By Sok | September 27, 2012 11:54 am

[gallery] The videos from the air defense base, in Al Bukamel, near Syria’s border with Iraq, could not be independently verified. They showed rebel fighters strolling through a darkened building, with the bodies of at least two government soldiers lying on the ground. One of the dead soldiers is covered in what looks like ash. Soldiers stand over another body, caked in ... MORE>>

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BREATHING is extremely important part of the FIVE TIBETAN RITES

BREATHING IS A CRUCIAL PART OF THE FIVE TIBETAN RITES

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THEME:   FIVE TIBETAN RITES, LIFE STYLE

By Serge K | September 27, 2012 11:54 am

I recommend doing the rites in the morning rather than the evening, because they do stoke your energy. Begin by practicing five to seven repetitions of each rite, and build up to 21 reps. All FIVE TIBETAN RITES exercise takes between 12 to 20 minutes depending upon your mood physical as well as mental. Morning is the best time to do FIVE ... MORE>>

Tire Tread Wear Index, Traction Index, Temperature Index

When to Buy Tires for Taxi

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By Ann Tyller | September 27, 2012 11:54 am

When to buy tires for taxi What to watch When to Buy Tires for Taxi When to buy Tire for taxi - There is no specific requirement for taxi tires by NYC Taxi and Limousine Commission (TLC) and you can always buy a used tire. Though selecting the right tires for your taxi cab is not specified by TLC but you have to ... MORE>>

Juilliard SCHNITTKE Homage to Igor Stravinsky, Sergei Prokofiev, and Dmitri Shostakovich for piano six-hands

Alfred Schnittke - 80th anniversary of his birthday

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By SisiBroad | September 27, 2012 11:54 am

Chamber Concert FOCUS! 2014 : Alfred Schnittke's World Commemorating the 80th anniversary of the birth of Soviet-Russian composer Alfred Schnittke (1934-1998) and his circle of composers. FOCUS! 2014 Presents "Alfred Schnittke's World," Six Free Concerts January 24 - 31, 2014 SCHNITTKE Homage to Igor Stravinsky, Sergei Prokofiev, and Dmitri Shostakovich for piano six-hands (1979) David Aladashvili, Peter Dugan, and Dan K. Kurland, pianists [caption id="attachment_2820" align="alignleft" width="580"] Juilliard ... MORE>>

A Google Glass Hysteria

A Google Glass Hysteria

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THEME:   LIFE STYLE, NATION

By Ann Tyller | September 27, 2012 11:54 am

There were at least couple of incidents last week when people wearing the Internet-enabled device detained by homeland security A man having a Google Glass was hauled out of an Ohio movie theater and interrogated for hours after being accused of illegally recording the movie. After several hours of interrogation by the homeland security ... MORE>>

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