Last year, I wrote about my fears for the NYC bike share program. Now, as an avid cyclist, here are my tips for avoiding injuries and death on the streets of NYC.
The long-form science journalism site Matter was "acquired" by Medium last week. And you paid for it!
When disaster struck, Oceanside, where I grew up, had few resources to rely on. The Town of Hempstead, Nassau County, New York State, and FEMA were useless.
To the taxi driver who hit me, you picked the wrong guy. I have reported you, and will be testifying against you.
In the quest to report the news first, rather than to report the news best, the media have failed.
Do not get me started on the concept of Black Friday, because it is, for lack of a better word, puke-worthy. Yes, I'm talking to YOU, the 47% of Americans who participate in this annual fiasco.
The restaurant was mediocrity at its finest, but not nearly as bad as the New York Times' Pete Wells would have made it seem.
A mix of the serious, the funny, and the weird.
Donald Trump is a whiny little bit*h.
Billionaire casino owner Sheldon Adelson donated over $70 million to Mitt Romney's campaign. He should have just bought himself a private island instead.
Fox News is obsessed with the Black Panthers story that I broke four years ago.
We are all shocked by Mayor Bloomberg's decision to hold the marathon as people suffer nearby, but it's not too late for us to rise up as citizens to stop it!
The South Shore of Long Island has been devastated. Flooding, food shortages, and looting threaten the borough, yet all of the mainstream media coverage is on New Jersey.
Because the Electoral College doesn't reflect the popular vote, this antiquated system makes it such that 79% of us don't matter at all in the upcoming presidential election.
There is one amazing person and musician whose recognition on the national stage is long overdue, and that is Sixto Rodriguez.
NYC Mayor Bloomberg's stealth tax hike on the city's tennis players.
Young, unaccomplished writers of priveleged backgrounds who already manipulated the United States immigration system should be deported from the United States.
Sheldon Adelson funded my free trip to Israel through Birthright. Now he's near-single handedly pulling the strings for Romney's disastrous foreign policy. Was it ethical to take his dirty money?
Motor vehicles were responsible for 7,000 pedestrian/cyclist injuries and 79 deaths in the first 6 months of 2012. Citi Bikes Won't Improve the Situation.
Until New Yorkers can drink alcohol in parks, and until the NYPD reveals statistics related to petty park-related offenses, New Yorkers will never be free.
Why not encourage entrepreneurs to disrupt the bar scene dominated by the overpaid few?
The most valuable things I've learned in my 20s.
The proposed Startup Act 2.0 Act puts America on the right path to attracting top entrepreneurs and talent to create businesses in America.
Today, Dharun Ravi was sentenced to 30-days in jail after the trial over the Tyler Clementi Rutgers webcam case.
Even though "bundlers" are able to show their loyalty to the president, ambassadors shouldn't be a bunch of wealthy political insiders, because they will not be able to encourage collaboration.
Why is Hilary Rosen being skewered from both the left and the right for stating the truth, that it is more difficult to work a paying job in addition to carrying out domestic duties?
One must think about Facebook, YouTube, Groupon and countless other uber-scalable companies that weren't working within any set of rules at a seed accelerator when they launched.
New documentary, Ain't Easy Being Green, features Rick Santorum in his 2006 Senate Campaign defeat.
In Texas, a new donor-funded newspaper is having a negative impact on journalism.
Sympathy For the Devil: Ravi should be found not guilty of all charges against him. He has been made a scapegoat for reacting in a way that many 18-year-olds would have done in his situation.