Tag Archives: #BSWAM

Some More New York

BSWAM sent me these which I have been remiss in not posting. Time for some New York vibrancy. BSWAM says… The horrendous Marriot Marquis Hotel, one of the city’s most hated buildings since 1983, when it replaced the Helen Hayes … Continue reading

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BSWAM (Bartender’s skills with a Manhatten) sent a wonderful series from Philadelphia. Here’s a couple. A wonderful public artwork celebrating looking up kids’. Apparently they were roped off, so he couldn’t get the traditional closeups. And one of their celebrated … Continue reading

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BSWAM, took in a town wide garage sale just for us. Tivoli, New York. BSWAM says, Greetings! The quaint village of Tivoli, NY, pictured here on the banks of the upper mid-Hudson, has an annual town-wide garage sale every year. … Continue reading

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IAC Building New York

Some more worsting New York style from BSWAM. Two views of the IAC Building. I like the penis tanks. Is that C&B Ukranian style? Graffiti probably done by a Shedist.

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New York Sublime & Bitches

Is everyone sick of the plight of Maylands? BSWAM Bartender’s skills with a Manhatten sends a poignant New York subway song in two parts. For a moment we can feel that Noo Yoik could be Maylands.

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Goshen, Orange County NY

More internationalising of worsts. Another from Bartender’s Skills with a Manhatten. For those still wondering, the whole world is regarded as the outer environs of Perth. BSWAM says… We’re off to Goshen, NY, land of horse races and gin-soaked sadness, … Continue reading

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Snuff’s Missing Links 10

Punch him in the face. Hovenring. A mission for BSWAM. Like our own Willagee Horror, Helene. Serendipity. FARC Walmartians, Arizona. Should I scream and shout? Zoom. UTA Flight 772. Ama. With bonus Tampopo scene, (including the Adagietto from Mahler’s 5th). … Continue reading

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Nyack NY Part 2

Bartenders Skills with a Manhatten continues his treatment of Nyack New York. But first here’s a shot from part one where BSWAM documents the moment when brutalism hit Nyack, and after it, a shot I took of the Curtin University … Continue reading

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Nyack NY Part One

BSWAM sends a wide ranging appraisal of Nyack New York. Today we visit the historic city of Nyack, settled in 1707, in Rockland County, “The Pearl of the Hudson”!  Split up into North Nyack (the aristocratic Gatsby-looking bits); South Nyack … Continue reading

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Weekend Worstoff 240

Some more New York from Bartender’s Skills with a Manhatten showing that vibrancy is universal.This poster is displayed at the 57th Street station on the aptly named F line. Smaller type informs the viewer that the MTA (subway authority) does … Continue reading

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