Pay closer attention to the opening sequence in Vanilla Sky, where Tom Cruise's then-unidentified character speeds through Times Square -- both on foot and in a gorgeous Ferrari -- without a soul in sight. The dreamlike nature of the...Show More Summary
Rebekah Bell Whether you are craving a pre-dinner aperitif or a late-night cocktail, there is no better place to order a drink than at one of these New York institutions. With prominent views of the Museum of Modern Art, Times Square,...Show More Summary
Studying shadows may help identify the couple in the famous Life magazine image of a young sailor kissing a nurse in Times Square at the end of WW II taken by Alfred Eisenstaedt
This exhibition at Discovery Times Square, packed with movie costumes, props and activities, puts Peeta Mellark squarely in the friend zone.
The Artist: Russian-born jeweler Alex Soldier’s one-of-a-kind designs—which he constructs with the aid of a high-powered microscope in his Times Square studio—range from sleek geometric forms to nature-inspired creations, and all share refined technical detailing and hand-craftsmanship. Show More Summary
Times Square on any day is a sensory overload. The whirlwind of billboards and larger-than-life advertisements, the cacophony of car horns and street hawkers, the sea of Elmos and Buzz Lightyears and frenzied tourists -- I thought IShow More Summary
I needed to be in New York on Monday for meetings, so I flew up Sunday night. I spent less than 20 hours in the city. My plan was a hotel near my first meeting of the day. And the W Times Square was both reasonably close and priced ~ $180 on a 'AAA Hot Deal'. Show More Summary
Costumed characters of Times Square are taking advantage of tourist season in New York City by finding some new people to hassle, this time on Coney Island. The Brooklyn Paper reports that off-brand Spongebobs and Spider-men are flooding the Boardwalk following a crackdown around 42nd Street. As at their midtown haunt, the... More »
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It's an iconic image: A sailor kisses a nurse in Times Square after hearing the news that World War II was officially over - just after 7 p.m. on August 14, 1945.
Big news if you work in Midtown: The indoor-cycling brand's second New York City location officially opened this week at the Row NYC hotel on Eighth Avenue.
Jennifer Lawrence reunites with some of her Hunger Games co-stars to celebrate The Hunger Games: The Exhibition opening held at The Discovery Times Square on Monday (June 29) in New York City. The 24-year-old star of the franchise was joined by her co-stars Josh Hutcherson, Jena Malone, and Willow Shields, along with director Francis Lawrence, [...]
Tourist #1: I wanna see the ball that drops in Times Square!Tourist #2: Wait… that thing actually exists?–Broadway b/w 43rd & 44thOverheard by: Ben
Redneck couple #1, looking at clocks: Look, honey, Chicago's an hour behind us. Why's that?Redneck couple #2: That's because they don't celebrate daylight savings time.–Times Square
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Man: Hey, I finally got that promotion! Woman: Oh my god, congratulations! High five! Man: Don’t touch me. –Times Square Overheard by: Aaliyah Leuschner
14-year-old girl: I'm gonna kick her ass so hard her lip will be on his placenta.Teenager group of friends, shouting: Yeah, kill that bitch.–Times Square
Confiscated ivory in Times Square on June 19th. (Photo: Heidi Ruffler/FWS/Flickr CC BY 2.0) Last Friday, Times Square, usually a center and symbol of commerce, hosted an event dedicated to the opposite. Milling crowds snapped pictures...Show More Summary
So far we haven't seen much that's all that different about Apple's new music service scheduled to launch next Tuesday, June 30th. One point of differentiation is Beats 1, the Zane Lowe led live online radio station. Yesterday, Apple began its marketing for Beats1, unveiling a massive Time Square billboard...
In preparation of the upcoming Apple Music launch on June 30, Apple installed a gigantic billboard in Times Square this week advertising its unique live-streaming Beats 1 radio service.