intersection 12.10.13

43 Reasons to Support MUG

[Our last pitch of the year! If you haven't had a chance to support MUG in 2013, now's the time!]


Because we walk the city's lesser-known points like Fillmore Place and Garden Place and even celebrate the unloved, like the Kosciuszko Bridge



Because we love bacon


Because we tell you if it's broke, how to fix it


Because we'll talk trash for five days





Because we introduce you artists who love New York, like Tom Keough


Because we write a guest list, or, more accurately, a list for your guests


Because we name names: The Most Annoying New Yorkers



Because of Joe Holmes' joe's nyc


Because we like Brain Food as much as you do



Because we write funny, if we do say so, April Fool's articles such as the Colonel Mustard Food Truck and news about the Container Store


Because, with your support, we get books into city classrooms




Because we tell you why Brooklyn is Delicious


Because we can solve the problem of getting your sofa into your apartment


Because we see the world in New York in our dossier series


Because of our annual List of Lists


Because we keep an eye on terrific restaurants beyond the hot-for-the-moment, like Bistro Petit


Because we keep asking about U-Haul: Whatsamatta U?



Because you'll meet interesting people



Because of Jason Polan's Every Person in New York every Tuesday


Because we can show you how much 1913 in New York is familiar to us in 2013


Because we recommend 21 Whites Under $21


Because we stoke your barbecue



Because of our weekly, slightly offbeat arts coverage Up Next


Because funerals and organ and tissue donation are part of life


Because we feature forbidden pleasures in spite of Nannyhattan



Because we love books


Because you can learn to bake a pie


Because of our talented flickr pool contributors


Because we look at New York By the Numbers



Because once a month, we try to make your Wednesday better with a Hump Day article


Because we shop sample sales, Etsy and the city's small-box stores


Because we stayed on top of the City's slow response to improving first responder communications


Because Here Be Monsters



Because you love maps and so do we



Because we wrote about the dangers of fracking before most people had ever heard of it


Because we create challenging quizzes



Because, on rare occasions, we'll admit there's a world beyond the 5 boroughs


Because we call rugelach as we see it



Because we give a hail to the chiefs



Because we track our digital city


Because our arts coverage features watercolors one week and SciFi the next


Because chocolate


Because we're ad-free and your support is essential to us





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