Pickle Day 2017: The Best Pickle New Yorkers Have Ever Found Themselves In

What if I told you that there is a place where the streets are lined with pickles? Yes, pickles. Kosher, half-sour, gherkin, fried…you name it and it’s there. A place where children run around with pickle shaped stuffed-animals tucked under their arms and cool brine running down their smiling faces. A place where you can …

Who Uses What? Drug Use by Variable in 18-25 Year Old Americans

The data used for these visualizations came from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, and was taken from their 2016 National Survey on Drug Use and Health. These data visualizations compare marijuana, cocaine, and methamphetamine usage, in the past 12 months, by Americans aged 18-25, as …

Should Models be Role Models?: A Deep Dive into NYFW and the Faces it Shows the World

“This is the most exciting thing that has happened in our neighbourhood in, like, twenty years,” exclaims Upper East Side resident Kate Kaplin. Her baggy skinny jeans and childish chatter quickly expose her for her sixteen year old self, while her brace-faced younger sister, Caroline, nods eagerly in agreement. Kate and Caroline have managed to …