Saturday Upside: Bright Lights, My City

“If you imagine an ordinary moment at an intersection of New York City, and there’s a pause at a street light and some people are stopped and others are in motion….if you were to put that into film terms and a freeze frame and hold everything for a second you would realize that there’s a …

In Case of Emergency, Eat Paleo Brownies

Here we go again. A little over a year after the frenzied buildup to the somewhat overblown threat of Hurricane Irene, New York is now under siege by Sandy, the latest in strange weather-related phenomena striking the city with alarming regularity that I've never seen before. Hurricanes? Tornadoes? That crazy earthquake last year? I'm not …