Nice, I think. But not today. Across the water, I can see the end of my walk. The Piscataqua River, Seavey Island with its
Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest is heralded as one of the nation's leading publicity events: The annual Coney Island happening
The world record holder ate 70 hot dogs in 10 minutes, beating defending champ Matt Stonie by 17 dogs.
Step 1. locate the perfect hot dog in 2016, on stage at July 4th while celebrating the birthright of America through competitive
With a free hand on the can and rarely a sketch, and an athletic kineticism that verges on dance, this artist is fully in
And at www.crazylegsconti.com Should I not survive the death-defying Wonder Wheel hot dog stunt, in lieu of flowers send
This is a modern version of the multi-mirror funhouse in mural form, and Coney Art Walls is bringing it again.
I grew up three miles from Bernie in a Brooklyn that is enjoying another moment in the sun, not that it was ever truly dark. Lately, however, the cognoscente have seemingly rediscovered my native borough, driving up real estate prices and populating the byways with exotic fare.
I myself adored geek culture when that was kind of a bad thing, so of course I have to ask Ralph about his animated (and notoriously rotoscoped!) adaptation of Tolkien's The Lord of the Rings -- scripted by Peter Beagle, and a major influence on Peter Jackson & Co.'s live-action adaptation.
"Why are you doing this?" I asked myself as I handed over $10 to enter the infamous Coney Island Side Show. After all, as a person of short stature, I could easily have been exhibited there not so long ago. Yet something about the concept intrigued me.