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[ - ] is caesar salad low in calories? 2 Replies [ Reply | Watch | More ]
General Topics 05.30.15, 12:10 AM Flag
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No, the dressing is horrendous [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.30.15, 12:11 AM Flag
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*sigh* [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.30.15, 12:14 AM Flag
[ - ] For the Love of God: Let's Go Rangers!! 0 Replies [ Reply | Watch | More ]
General Topics 05.30.15, 12:10 AM Flag
[ - ] Uncirced peens are wildly NOKD. 3 Replies [ Reply | Watch | More ]
General Topics 05.30.15, 12:05 AM Flag
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Oh shut up. [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.30.15, 12:09 AM Flag
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Oh shut up. [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.30.15, 12:10 AM Flag
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I honestly thought that most everyone was circumcised (??). I don't think that I have ever actually seen an uncircumcised penis. [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.30.15, 12:13 AM Flag
[ - ] do you judge people who sell MLM crap (mary kay, younique, jamberry, etc.)? because I 1000000% do. 6 Replies [ Reply | Watch | More ]
General Topics 05.30.15, 12:04 AM Flag
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I don't know any but I would not like that [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.30.15, 12:06 AM Flag
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I've lost three friends to these schemes because I called them out on their bullshit. [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.30.15, 12:06 AM Flag
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Depends on the product and whether they are good at it. If they are successful, more power to them. If they just keep sending me "invitations" to "parties" so they can get free stuff and say the have their own business, let the judgeathon begin. [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.30.15, 12:06 AM Flag
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I sell one of these 'products' and I can assure you that it's not 'crap'. I'm becoming financially self-sufficient for the first time in years, and love the freedom that comes with this. I am well on my way to winning a free car. So glad I quit my 9-5 job and pursued my dreams! I'm sorry you all are so miserable. [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.30.15, 12:08 AM Flag
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All of that is great and I'm happy for you. But you have to also live with the consequences that some of your friends find your constant marketing annoying. [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.30.15, 12:10 AM Flag
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I have a "friend" who sells sells sex toys from an MLM company. I can't... [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.30.15, 12:13 AM Flag
[ - ] Apparently so called "pornostaches" (aka 1970's mustaches) are making a comeback among urban men, particularly those who are tired of wearing full beards but who don't want to go clean-shaven. 2 Replies [ Reply | Watch | More ]
General Topics 05.29.15, 11:56 PM Flag
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4 years ago called, it wants its news back [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.30.15, 12:01 AM Flag
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Did you read that in the Times? Every time I read something about trends in the Times, I'm convinced some 23 year old neo-feminist writer and 3 of her friends agree that they do something, and then the paper writes an article discussing this huge trend. The bush is back? No. Young women are making granny panties sexy again? No. [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.30.15, 12:10 AM Flag
[ - ] Fashion savvy ladies please help, you have been great in the past: I need a deux piece, you know that awfully boring skirt blazer combination... It has to look sharp and professional because I need it for a really important client meeting. What to buy? I don't want to spend a fortune but it can't be Banana Republic level or similar. 11 Replies [ Reply | Watch | More ]
General Topics 05.29.15, 11:45 PM Flag
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you mean better quality than BR? [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.29.15, 11:48 PM Flag
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Yes, better quality and better cut/style. [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.29.15, 11:53 PM Flag
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Theory [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.29.15, 11:49 PM Flag
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You know, I thought of that too but all their business style things have wool in them and I just can't do wool. [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.29.15, 11:53 PM Flag
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Do you mean a suit? I don't think of a skirt and blazer as "sharp" and for an important meeting. [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.29.15, 11:50 PM Flag
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Yes, a suit but instead of pants it has to have a skirt. In Europe we call it deux piece, not sure what it's called here. It's a step up in formality from a suit for women. [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.29.15, 11:53 PM Flag
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Go to one of the department stores. [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.29.15, 11:53 PM Flag
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Skirt suit. [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.29.15, 11:54 PM Flag
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Aren't women's suits with skirts the standard [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.30.15, 12:06 AM Flag
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How about a sleeveless dress with a jacket? Armani? [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.29.15, 11:58 PM Flag
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go to saks or Bergdorf and look at the sale items. I like really fitted black blazers and a pencil skirt. [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.30.15, 12:07 AM Flag
[ - ] We are meeting friends visiting from overseas tomorrow. We usually do play date + dinner but ALWAYS do either dumbo or uws (pier I area) can anybody recommend anywhere else? Park better than playground and easy dinner... TIA 3 Replies [ Reply | Watch | More ]
General Topics 05.29.15, 11:44 PM Flag
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Standard Hotel and Highline? [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.29.15, 11:59 PM Flag
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Pier 25 in BPC (mini glad and playground) and meal in TriBeCa. [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.30.15, 12:05 AM Flag
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^or Rockefeller park on the other side of Stuvesant from Pier 25. Still on the water but much bigger grass area and equivalent (though different) playground. [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.30.15, 12:08 AM Flag
[ - ] My iPad doesn't hold a charge. What could be the problem? 4 Replies [ Reply | Watch | More ]
General Topics 05.29.15, 11:41 PM Flag
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How old is it? [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.29.15, 11:41 PM Flag
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The batteries die after a while. [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.29.15, 11:50 PM Flag
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Mine just got to the point where I had to trade it in...could no longer get YouTube because needed new software and wasn't possubke to download it. My daughters iPhone 4 also crashed and died which is apparently common. Basically Apoke products are not designed to last forever. [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.29.15, 11:55 PM Flag
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Manufactured obsolescence. [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.29.15, 11:58 PM Flag
[ - ] I don't know how many people remember me because I usually am long gone by noon and asleep (I work nights) but I am the one who has a cat who throws up in the rafters in my open frame home. The poster that said cats are embarrassed by their need to puke was completely right. My cat just crawled thirty feet above and I am waiting for the retching to begin. Not sure how to solve this, but thanks for the heads up! 8 Replies [ Reply | Watch | More ]
General Topics 05.29.15, 11:34 PM Flag
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omg so sorry but i laughed so hard at this that i am crying [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.29.15, 11:36 PM Flag
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I can't even get up there to see what the damage is. I am just left to imagine [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.29.15, 11:40 PM Flag
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Eventually the smell will hit you. [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.29.15, 11:41 PM Flag
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No it's different, it's not like real vomit, but I don't want it up there anyway. It's more like acid reflux but hand to god it's so frustrating when the cat starts jumping up and it's like STOPPPPP [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.30.15, 12:07 AM Flag
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It's the introduction, isn't it? It's too fuuny... Like yeah, the problem of us not remembering you is literally that you might not hang out here often at night as opposed to having a problem related to a puking cat that just is so enticing to everyone... Hilarious. [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.29.15, 11:42 PM Flag
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I know sorry it's a Ub thing. Sometimes I'm here on a night off and sometimes I'm here in the morning trying to make myself go to sleep, I'm here at odd hours, but I've posted a couple of times. It's a dumb problem but what do you do? Get rid of the cat? How do I climb up there? I don't know [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.30.15, 12:08 AM Flag
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how does your cat manage to climb 30 ft up? [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.29.15, 11:37 PM Flag
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It's a post and beam thing - he can get up there [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.29.15, 11:39 PM Flag
[ - ] Invisible socks gross me out - not sure why 16 Replies [ Reply | Watch | More ]
General Topics 05.29.15, 11:29 PM Flag
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what are invisible socks? [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.29.15, 11:32 PM Flag
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No show socks [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.29.15, 11:33 PM Flag
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Footies [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.29.15, 11:34 PM Flag
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Like those socks that just cover your toes and your heel? [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.29.15, 11:34 PM Flag
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Oh I love them [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.29.15, 11:34 PM Flag
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They look tacky [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.29.15, 11:35 PM Flag
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They don't "look" anything - you can't see them. [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.29.15, 11:36 PM Flag
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I can [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.29.15, 11:37 PM Flag
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then you're talking about pedi socks I think [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.29.15, 11:40 PM Flag
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thought they were invisible [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.29.15, 11:37 PM Flag
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Better than sweaty stinky shoes. [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.29.15, 11:45 PM Flag
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Forgot mine this weekend. [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.29.15, 11:41 PM Flag
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they don't gross me out, but they look dumb when they peek out from someone's shoes. And they never stay on my feet for even 5 minutes. I don' know how anyone can wear them. [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.29.15, 11:48 PM Flag
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Mine have the rubber grip. [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.29.15, 11:50 PM Flag
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they don't gross me out, but they look dumb when they peek out from someone's shoes. And they never stay on my feet for even 5 minutes. I don' know how anyone can wear them. [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.29.15, 11:48 PM Flag
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They are more uncomfortable than going sockless. Don't get it [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.30.15, 12:02 AM Flag
[ - ] Anyone find technology has been overall negative? DH and I love looking up facts and stuff but in my personal life it is a PITA. So many email invitations or vms you check in cab or at work. 15 yrs ago I had filofax and sat down at desk every night to fill out calendar while vm played and then had a note book with a list of 1 to 8 people that called and the things they called about. Like a table of contents. Also easy to look back and ask x about kid or new job or new apartment. I had a great system and now it is screwed. Plus w kids you can't concentrate on kid while you are listening to vm and writing down details of the message. 5 Replies [ Reply | Watch | More ]
General Topics 05.29.15, 11:29 PM Flag
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wah wah wah [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.29.15, 11:37 PM Flag
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it is an observation. If you have nothing to say don't reply. If you agree or disagree than reply. [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.29.15, 11:43 PM Flag
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You still have all of that available. It's all just electronic now. No need for paper. [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.30.15, 12:01 AM Flag
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i understand, i go back and forth....but slowly trying to be all digital, but I do print periodically (like addresses) and back up often [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.30.15, 12:04 AM Flag
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Yes, you can never leave work now with cell and e-mail on mobile. I am only 40 but I remember leaving work and at 5 and not coming back till 8:30/9. People also work longer hours now [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.30.15, 12:10 AM Flag
[ - ] Anyone have good reform temple recommendations (preferably UES). Heard good things about Emanu-El, Central, Park Avenue (conservative, I know), and Temple Israel. Thanks! 2 Replies [ Reply | Watch | More ]
General Topics 05.29.15, 11:25 PM Flag
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Are you looking to join a congregation or send DC to preschool? [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.29.15, 11:32 PM Flag
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To join a congregation [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.29.15, 11:41 PM Flag
[ - ] curious, what does ub think about former governor pataki? he just announced his run for the presidency 9 Replies [ Reply | Watch | More ]
General Topics 05.29.15, 11:22 PM Flag
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That's interesting. I don't think he has a chance. Too bland and not enough charisma to appeal to anyone. [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.29.15, 11:24 PM Flag
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+1 He's probably only running so he can be a non-threatening contender for the VP spot. [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.29.15, 11:26 PM Flag
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Interesting. I really don't know him at all. I live in ca, but I know someone in his family. [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.29.15, 11:29 PM Flag
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i heard earlier today on npr that this was what it was probably all about. he's kind of a dull guy, but he gets the job done. [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.29.15, 11:32 PM Flag
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OR: the kind of people who don't appeal to the American public, unfortunately. American voters tend to vote with their heart and instead of their mind. [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.29.15, 11:34 PM Flag
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Not a bad choice for VP, and he's more liberal than most Republicans. [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.29.15, 11:33 PM Flag
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I saw a clip of his speech. He's probably a good guy but it was a lame speech, as usual. [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.29.15, 11:44 PM Flag
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He's fulfilling the role (relative moderate) that Jon Huntsman filled last election cycle and will be equally as successful. [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.29.15, 11:52 PM Flag
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+1. Not nutso enough. [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.30.15, 12:04 AM Flag
[ - ] Have you ever tried being nicer to change your karma? I've been really nice on UB the last 6 months because I thought it would change my luck. It hasn't worked, so back to being a bitch. 12 Replies [ Reply | Watch | More ]
General Topics 05.29.15, 11:19 PM Flag
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No. I helped tourists and then someone spit on me later that day. New York sucks. [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.29.15, 11:22 PM Flag
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I think of this way, I'm very helpful and like to joke around, but when people are generally meanies, I like to call them out on it. UB is the only place I can do this without having to deal with day to day people. I have to keep myself in check here, though, because it's easy to fall into the mindset of bitchiness. [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.29.15, 11:23 PM Flag
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Today at target I bought 2 white tanks. The cashier only charged me for one, and then stuck them in bag. I told him there were 2. Maybe I'm too nice. #couldofgotafreeshirt [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.29.15, 11:26 PM Flag
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No, not too nice, but rather honest. Would it be worth a cheap shirt to make yourself dishonest and a thief? No. [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.29.15, 11:28 PM Flag
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I would tell cashier, too. [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.29.15, 11:33 PM Flag
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That's crazy. Do you know how much Target is worth? Probably a lot more than you, plus they exploit factory workers and their employees. [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.29.15, 11:49 PM Flag
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There is no such thing as karma. [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.29.15, 11:26 PM Flag
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you'e not catholic, are you? [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.29.15, 11:33 PM Flag
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Of course not. [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.30.15, 12:07 AM Flag
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Neither is the idea of Karma... [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.30.15, 12:11 AM Flag
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It's never worth it. [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.29.15, 11:45 PM Flag
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I am always nice. [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.30.15, 12:12 AM Flag
[ - ] The news is very personal today. Ulbricht and Gilligan. Who's next? And of course Wednesday. 6 Replies [ Reply | Watch | More ]
General Topics 05.29.15, 11:19 PM Flag
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Why is this particularly personal? [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.29.15, 11:32 PM Flag
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I know all of those people or someone directly related to them. :( [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.29.15, 11:36 PM Flag
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Wtf [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.29.15, 11:45 PM Flag
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Ulbricht is my friend's nephew. Work with Gilligan. DC goes to school with Martin's kid. [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.29.15, 11:47 PM Flag
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I bet Ulbricht's face is pretty red right about now. [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.29.15, 11:50 PM Flag
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The news is always "personal" to someone. [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.29.15, 11:45 PM Flag
[ - ] I loved the LA scenery and the 1967 soundtrack on Aquarius last night, but Manson did not look very menacing, LOL. 19 Replies [ Reply | Watch | More ]
General Topics 05.29.15, 11:11 PM Flag
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I always wondered, were the people who joined his little cult "off balance" to begin with? Or was he really so charismatic that anyone would have fallen for his nonsense? I wish there were real, contemporary footage of him, before he went to prison. [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.29.15, 11:13 PM Flag
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I think it was a little of a lot of stuff. A product of the times where all the young people were following a movement to "change the world" and distrust anyone "over 30" ... I was born in the early 60s and I remember some "dirty hippy" types. My parents were Pete and Trudy but then my dad had an affair with a single mom who had a hippy sister who would watch me and the other mom's kid while they had sex somewhere. She wore leotards and had crazy hair and smelled like armpits and vagina, and her name was Sunshine. [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.29.15, 11:26 PM Flag
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hahahahahaha !!! [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.29.15, 11:29 PM Flag
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During the June Rebellion, when the young people of France rose up, and during other historical periods when students & young adults held similar "change the world" attitudes, do you think there were similar cult leaders taking advantage, which we just don't have records on? (How fun would that be, for a thesis topic for a retirement PhD?) [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.29.15, 11:44 PM Flag
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that's an interesting idea. I think lots of places have always had movements. When you mentioned France I was thinking of "the salons" [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.30.15, 12:10 AM Flag
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Is that the period that Les Miserables was based on? [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.30.15, 12:11 AM Flag
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yes [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.30.15, 12:11 AM Flag
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I just started watching it (thank you other poster !!!) and I think that's the point. Who would have gone with him if he was a crazy weirdo. In truth he was a babe magnet. At least for disenfranchised teens, who will historically cling to any tree in an emotional storm [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.29.15, 11:14 PM Flag
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I am wondering if he will get creepier as the series goes on, the murders weren't until 1969. [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.29.15, 11:18 PM Flag
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I saw David Duchovny at our gym. Very skinny, kind of hunched over, wore sunglasses the entire time. Just kind of an unattractive weirdo. Very L.A. [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.29.15, 11:15 PM Flag
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Everyone has seen him if you live on the west side. Not impressive. [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.29.15, 11:16 PM Flag
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No, but our gym is on the UWS. [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.29.15, 11:17 PM Flag
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I think most actors look skinny and haggard after a certain age [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.29.15, 11:23 PM Flag
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Read "The Family" by Ed Sanders and you'll get the inside story of Manson and his wierdo followers. Not a pretty story. A good book and the book Helter Skelter is also highly informative and fact based. [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.29.15, 11:16 PM Flag
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My dad went to high school with one of the girls from the 'Manson family.' I have seen old photos of her, very cute girl but from an effed-up family and easy picking for Manson. She is still in jail 40 years later. [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.29.15, 11:25 PM Flag
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Oh, which one? There are only a few (or a couple) and this is significant. They won't let these people out. [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.29.15, 11:26 PM Flag
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Every time she comes up for parole, they say: Uh, no. Leslie Van Houten. [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.29.15, 11:34 PM Flag
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I know! I've been following this case for years. It's fascinating. [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.29.15, 11:35 PM Flag
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They were all such attractive girls when they were young. Quote of the year was when Charles Manson saw some pictures of them and said "bitches got old." Yeah and you with the shit carved into your forehead. [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.29.15, 11:36 PM Flag
[ - ] I live in flyoever but I visit NYC sometimes. Never have I seen anyone on the street carrying a birkin. Do people actually walk around with them, or just take them to social icvasions? Then again, I haven't had the pleasure of seeing the naked cowboy, either... 7 Replies [ Reply | Watch | More ]
General Topics 05.29.15, 11:10 PM Flag
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I imagine most people you see on the streets of NYC (like myself) are working people just running from work to subway or some other errand. I don't carry a Birken and frankly, I don't pay attention to bags. I'm sure there are people who carry them, but I'm not looking for them. [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.29.15, 11:13 PM Flag
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They walk around with them, but usually only on the UES. They've become a little passé in my opinion in I have a few of them. I never carry them anymore. [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.29.15, 11:14 PM Flag
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Those ladies have drivers. [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.29.15, 11:20 PM Flag
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+1. And they are old. Celine is the new thing [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.29.15, 11:26 PM Flag
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There are a lot of fake ones now [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.29.15, 11:50 PM Flag
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The only time I've seen someone carry a Birkin was at the Ft Lauderdale airport. [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.29.15, 11:29 PM Flag
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This figures. [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.29.15, 11:31 PM Flag
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