3. Chris GayomaliI’d argue that using utensils to carve a pizza into sensible bites is unquestionably the preferred method for enlightened pizza consumption, NYC’s sneering and laughably folkloric infatuation with “folding it” be damned.”

    Here are 4 reasons you should reach for the silverware.


  4. It can tolerate temperatures as low as -8 degrees celsius.  It can survive 12 hours with frozen body tissues. 

    It is…the winter-proof cockroach.  And it’s in New York City.


  5. 170.

    The number of female cab drivers, out of 46,000 taxis in New York City.

    On the 12-hour shift with New York’s female cabbies


  6. Is this the end of New York City’s stop-and-frisk?

    Key nugget:

    According to data from the New York Civil Liberties Union, the number of stop-and-frisks jumped from about 97,000 in 2002 all the way to a high of nearly 686,000 in 2011. Only two percent of all stops uncovered a weapon.


  7. Thousands of riders up early for the Five Boro Bike Tour. - Chris #biking #nyc


  8. Caught, mid-snowball fight. #snowandtell #nyc


  9. It’s getting very snowy and cold here in NYC. To share your snow pics with us on Instagram, use #snowandtell


  10. We’re ready for the storm! Show us photos of your winter attire — tag on Instagram with #snowandtell. We’re @theweekmag.


  11. Our corner coffee and donut guy. Just next to our offices at 39th and 6th in #NYC.


  12. Today in #NYC: Snowy and cold. Coming on Wednesday: 57 degrees and rain.


  13. It’s really cold in #NYC! Frozen Bryant Park fountain.