food 07.19.17

Hot Dogs
Every Person in New York
Poll: The Solar Eclipse

It's National Hot Dog Month, according to… somebody or other. Enough reason for us to celebrate along with Jayne Mansfield (below), Miss Hot Dog Ambassador, 1950.

Trace back hot dog lore all the way to 1487.

Wienermobile Hotdoggers Wanted
Ride the Wienermobile for a year—competitive salary for college grads who have a 'friendly personality' and 'boundless enthusiasm'. The job is 100% travel. Application

Notable Purveyors
Brooklyn Hot Dog (sold retail)
Crif Dogs, 113 St. Marks [1st/A] 212.614.2728 and 555 Driggs [7th] Bklyn
Feltman's, Coney Island and 80 St. Mark's Pl. [1st/2nd]
Gray's Papaya multiple locations
Katz's, 205 E. Houston [Ludlow]
Los Verdes, 46-26 Greenpoint Ave. [46th/47th]
Nathan's multiple locations
Shake Shack multiple locations

Jason Polan started Every Person in New York in March of 2008. He plans on working on the project until it is finished. Look for more at Jason's site and his book Every Person in New York.


A total solar eclipse will happen on August 21st. Where will you be?


I'll see the partial eclipse from here in NYC


I'll travel to a part of the country to experience a total eclipse


Not on my radar


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