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43 Reasons to Support MUG


Because we'll introduce you to people you should know,
like Grace McLean



Because we'll tell you how to score Biggie's Crack Toffee



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





Because we can show you how much 1914 in New York is familiar to us in 2014. In six parts: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6



Because we stoke your barbecue



Because we tell you about neo-Motown singers like Caleb Hawley



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



Because you can hand our roundup of 27 Offbeat NYC Museums to your out-of-town guests



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





Because we tried to bring some enlightenment to the NYPL's The Dark Ages



Because of Joe Holmes' joe's nyc



Because we like Brain Food as much as you do



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





Because of our annual meta-listicle, the List of Lists



Because we showed you the most adorable book about New York City you've never seen



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



Because it's 4:20 twice a day and you should be watching
High Maintenance



Because you'll meet interesting people



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



Because we love bacon




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 honor New York's history of protests and demonstrations



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 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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