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Ranting away at 30,000 feet in the air. Heat, farts, and biz travel.

Escaping NYC for a few days and heading to Las Vegas for a biz trip. Normally, that would be all fine and dandy except for the fact that it’s a raging inferno of heat there this week! Temps soaring close … Continue reading →...
by The Regular Guy NYC on Jun 7, 2016

Days like this make you wish you had stayed in bed!

Why is it that these things always seem to happen to me? Just recently on the way to work I jumped into a crowded subway car, and of course as is my normal luck, be trapped in an uncomfortable situation. … Continue reading →...
by The Regular Guy NYC on Oct 20, 2015

Up in the air at 30,000 feet with a demon child!

Well, here we go again. Off on a biz trip and jet-setting to wonderfully fabulous glitzy Las Vegas! Yeah, I wish. I’m actually sitting on a crowded flight on my way to steamy hot humid Florida to attend a convention … Continue reading ...
by The Regular Guy NYC on Jun 16, 2015

Snow, Selfies, Fires, Sniffing Glue – Another Week in NYC!

  As I am sitting here in my favorite coffee shop on the Upper East Side on this cold and blustery NYC morning I’m looking out the window and pondering the sweet mysteries of life. Most notably right now I’m … Continue reading...
by The Regular Guy NYC on Mar 28, 2015

Online dating tips and etiquette: is it rude not to reply?

In the online world, bad behavior can be the best behavior. How is this possible? In “real life,” when someone approaches and asks you out, you’re obliged by social custom to reply. You may not be interested, but you can’t ...
by Scholars & Rogues on Feb 22, 2015

Karma, Schadenfreude, and Laughing at Winter Morons in NYC.

  I just can’t help myself. Call it being evil, lack of compassion, or just plain juvenile. I get a kick out of other’s minor misfortunes. Namely, those that deserve it here in NYC. You know the types. Those who … Continue read...
by The Regular Guy NYC on Feb 19, 2015

Being verbally blunt can be a good or a bad thing.

By David Joel Miller Saying what you think can get you liked or it can get you hated. Are you one of those people who find they can’t help saying what they think? This can be a blessing or a … Continue reading →...
by counseolrssoapbox on Jan 16, 2015

Hey NYC – What the heck is in that backpack?

  Seriously, what the heck are you dragging around in there? I have often wondered that myself on a daily basis here in NYC as I see people from all walks of life wearing backbacks nowadays. Growing up I never wore … Continue reading U...
by The Regular Guy NYC on Dec 19, 2014

Really? Christmas, the Flu, NYC Road Rage. What is going on?

Really, wasn’t it Halloween just less than a week ago? I literally still have the taste of this holiday in my mouth as there are plastic buckets full of candy and chocolates strewn about the office I work in and I … Continue reading U...
by The Regular Guy NYC on Nov 7, 2014

People Who Deserve a Throat Punch at the Magic Kingdom!

  As many of you following my blog probably know I was away on vacation last week. Traveled down to the “Scary Land” known as Florida. Yup, the state where most of the weird news and happenings seem to come … Continue reading &...
by The Regular Guy NYC on Oct 22, 2014

The infuriating freakshow follies of lunchtime in NYC.

What is the deal with some people and their lunchtime eating habits? Here in NYC we are surrounded by places to eat lunch from delis, to bodegas, restaurants, and fast food. One of the most common during the workdays that … Continue reading ...
by The Regular Guy NYC on Sep 16, 2014

Cell phones, do you really want to be available all the time?

English: New Mobile Cell Phone Technology (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Do you really want to be available for anyone and everyone on a 24/7 basis? What do I mean? A famous person once said that the... keep up with the newest technologies and contempla...
by high Tech RoadShow on Sep 13, 2014

The Story of a Ball of Yarn

Written By: Maham Shahbaz I will tell you about a bird today...no that wont explain it, birds are not very expressive, you see? Let me tell you about a ball of yarn. Yarn is more expressive than a living bird. So i will start now, there was this ball...
by Finding Neverland on Sep 9, 2014

Summertime tonsil hockey, PDA’s, and love lines in NYC!

Sometimes you stumble into a situation that you immediately regret. You see things that cannot be unseen. Things that can turn your stomach. I don’t know what it is lately here in NYC but I have a knack for walking … Continue reading U...
by The Regular Guy NYC on Jul 31, 2014

Flying the crazy skies and losing my mind ever so slowly.

I happen to fly occasionally on biz trips and it never amazes me what I observe on these planes and in airports. It seems as if many people, or sub-humans as it were, refuse to adhere to the rules of … Continue reading →...
by The Regular Guy NYC on Jun 26, 2014

The agony of work after a long holiday weekend in NYC.

I don’t know about you but I really can’t stand the coworker who comes back into the office after a long three or four day holiday weekend all bright eyed and bushy tailed. You know the type. All refreshed and … Continue reading ...
by The Regular Guy NYC on May 27, 2014

Spring is in the air so it’s Breakup Season in NYC!

There seems to be something in the air. I have viewed this recurring scene what seems like over and over on the streets of NYC during the Spring season many times over the years I have lived here. Couples fighting. In public. … Continue readi...
by The Regular Guy NYC on Apr 27, 2014

INTERNET - Web Comments as Venue for Rudeness or Insults

"Taming the ‘Wild West’ of online comments" PBS NewsHour 4/20/2014ExcerptSUMMARY:  More and more websites are including online commenting as a feature for their visitors.  But sometimes the comment boards become venues for rudeness and...
by Mage Soapbox on Apr 21, 2014

Rudeness, bad manners, reality TV shows make Britons’ blood boil

Rudeness, bad manners, reality TV shows make Britons’ blood boil London, Apr 14 : Talking too loudly on the mobile phone, bad manners, reality TV shows and queue jumping are just some of the things that make Britons’ blood boil,… Ru...
by Blood Pressure Secrets on Mar 20, 2014

Chewing on Anger vs Letting Go: A Work in Progress

Life constantly offers us the opportunities to learn the most important lessens…including the ultimate lessen of life: letting go. Funny thing is, it does not matter whether we learn it or not, we all face “letting go” with its various shap...
by the two whos on Feb 24, 2014


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