Eavesdropping is What Guests Do Best

by CHRISTOPHER CONFESSORE · April 27, 2009

GoogleMaps will now allow you to track the swine flu as it spreads across North America, by pushpinning WHO determined outbreaks [Gizmodo]

If you weren't already scrutinizing your restaurant bill closely, here a few more examples of some "sneaky" charges that our hosts are putting on the bill [NYPost]

The Observer continues its in depth reporting on another outbreak in NYC, that of the rapidly multiplying British Poppies [Observer]

A great blow in the fight against one of the worst forms of visual pollution in the city, as teams of artists fanned out over the weekend to reclaim some billboard space for public art [WoosterCollective]

Michelle Obama's fashion choices are already being celebrated in book form, available next week [NYDN]