Articles Archive for March 2011
It’s hard to find a female cab driver in New York City, and often that’s on purpose. Although they make up only about 1 percent of the city’s nearly 50,000 drivers, women drivers seem even rarer. They use the way they talk and the way they dress — and occasionally, the things they carry — to protect themselves from potentially dangerous customers.
Ever wondered where all the good men and women have gone? With niche dating websites on the rise, several new sites are moving online dating onto an international platform. Offering online daters the opportunity to meet potential partners on different continents, sites like iloveyouraccent.com are cashing in on foreign allure.
Anne Becerra, a New York City bartender, is part of a growing group of certified beer experts: Cicerones, the beer world’s answer to the wine sommelier. From serving Belgian beers in the proper glasses to picking the perfect food for the perfect pale ale, cicerones know pretty much all there is to know about beer.