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The 6 Best Unique Dates In NYC

Sure, you could take your special someone to the new Woody Allen film and argue about whether or not it lived up to the hype over a plate of pad thai, but in a city this magnificent, the romantic possibilities are endless. We’ve rounded up a few of our favorite unique dates around town—as always, leave yours in the comments.

Randall’s Island (Courtesy sissnitz’s flickr)

RANDALL’S ISLAND: When this strip of land in the East River isn’t packed with people attending mud-saturated concertsquirky art fairs and celebrations of giant slabs of meat, outdoorsy types will discover it’s a pretty romantic spot to spend the afternoon, even if you’re not down with a Parks Department strip party. Head over the RFK Bridge on foot or by bike (you’re supposed to walk your bike over the bridge, but it seems that many scoff at that law without incident), or take the new 103rd Street footbridge if you’re coming from Manhattan. Continue reading


Photos: Bill & Hillary Clinton Went To Bushwick For Pizza At Roberta’s Last Night!

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“Elliot, @liaices, Bill, Hill & Kid. @ Roberta’s Pizza” (chris swanson)

In case you were wondering why Roberta’s Pizza was mysteriously closed for most of yesterday, here’s your answer: Bill, Hillary and Chelsea Clinton were eating pizza in Bushwick last night! Certainly this pizza date was not as history-shaking as some of Bill’s previous pizza dates. Continue reading