Life as a New Yorker, whether recent transplant or lifer, is filled with trials and tribulations. Where else is the heart-thumping fear of slipping down salty subway stairs a very real threat for at least four months of the year?
WNYC have collated some of the best tweets on the daily drill of life in NYC, from slow tourists to the guilty pleasure that is the street cart breakfast.
My favorite – because it happens with metronomic regularity:
“Hey, nice to meet you, what do you do, where do you live, how much is your rent?” – people in NYC meeting for the first time
— Caroline Moss (@socarolinesays) July 28, 2014