Eavesdropping Is What Guests Do Best...

by CHRISTOPHER CONFESSORE · February 19, 2009

Okay, the NYU lunchroom protest is closing in on one day old.  Hey kids, a tip from an old ISOer -  cigarette breaks aren't part of social protest [Gawker]

Big bargains hit the Hamptons Rental Market. On a somewhat sunny day in our city, thoughts are drifting towards summer months, and things are looking grim for landlords, great for renters.[NYPost]

So, a former(?) banker in Fairfield wants to mow lawns to supplement his income.  If he's an FGG guy, I see a line around the block to sign him up, even for only one afternoon of schaudenfreude.[Clusterstock]

Eater takes over where Gridskipper left off, providing us with a handy dandy recession guide map to the LES/East Village/Nolita. So many Recession specials! [Eater]

This may be a good sign for those few of us still employed; Bolivian Marching Powder is getting cheaper, allowing those who choose to work 72-hour days! [Cityfile]