Everything about money you were too polite to ask.
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How Other People Do Money
My Last Hundred Bucks
The Cost of Things
Why Is a Candy Bar More Expensive in Manhattan? (Some Theories)
April 3rd, 2013
Candy bar at the bodega near my house in Brooklyn: $1. Candy bar at the bodega near my office in Midtown Manhattan: $1.25.
How the Snickers Bar Changed Over Time
February 11th, 2013
As I became relatively more prosperous in my 40s, I began to buy Snickers by the box. In the 1990s, you could buy a carton of 48 Snickers bars from Smart and Final Iris for about $16, or 33 cents a bar.
Terrible Tedious Tasks
Cash and Candy! Candy and Cash!
June 19th, 2012
Some Films Should Stay Lost
Why Chris Rock's 1991 Debut Standup Album Is as Relevant Today as Ever
Joan Rivers Reflects on Legacies, Death, and Bathing in a Sink
Thrashin' Fashion: Laia Garcia Reviews NYFW
Stipulations for a Contemporary Will
Deals: A little different than our normal deals, we’re keeping a list of the best places to buy an iPhone 6 and best value for trade-ins
New Instax for classic Polaroid-sized photos