Archive for April, 2008

Wild New York Has Moved!

April 6, 2008

We’re now Ephemeral New York, keeping track of all things thrown in this city’s collective remainder bin. Check us out at


The little smushed-in house

April 1, 2008

Looks like it belongs in the Midwest, not near the Gowanus Canal. 


The scrappiest Yankee of them all

April 1, 2008

Coverage of Billy Martin’s funeral at St. Patrick’s Cathedral in March 1987, courtesy of News 12 Long Island. Billy and Richard Nixon were friends? Who knew? 


In honor of opening day

April 1, 2008

Reggie Jackson is scheduled to throw the first pitch today. I was never much of a Reggie fan, but I sure did like his candy bar. Amazingly, in the mid-90s, my local Gristedes on West 14th and 7th Avenue still had them for sale.