Drinks Firms Claim Victory as NY City's Soda Ban Blocked

I Love New York

Just hours after a New York State Supreme Court Justice invalidated New York City's regulation to ban the city's food services businesses from serving sugary drinks larger than 16 ounces, the American Beverage Association (ABA) and other business groups opposing the ban declared victory.

HBO's Girls: Uncomfortably Familiar

The Cast Of Girls

At the urging of one of my best friends, who I met in my mid-20s in New York, I finally sat down to start this series last Friday night. I loved three episodes in a row, and left my girlfriend a message thanking her for getting me to watch it. Then I started avoiding it.

In The Temple of Shoes

Macy's Herald Square

There's no question that women love shoes, and for all sorts of good reasons. They can make an outfit, make a woman four inches taller, or help perfect a walk.