Crossing the Border. Maybe.

Apparently I set off a few flags when I attempted to cross the Canadian border.  It seems to be a common occurrence when I am crossing border back into the U.S.  As a child, crossing back from Ontario to Michigan with my dad, I was separated and interrogated about whether or not he was actually…

A Lesson in Eerie Tranquility: Coney Island, NY

“Coney Island is dilapidated and gritty and trashy, which is why I love it. It’s like the Cyclone rollercoaster – rickety, loud, scary at times and a helluva good time.” -A.K. Gupta I had stayed an extra day past my initial reservations to come here, which meant relocating halfway across Manhattan to the HI New…

New York Nights: Spider-Man and the Key of Awesome

As much as I would have loved to stay indefinitely in Boston, other things came up.  The next day (night) there was a YouTube Concert, the Digitour, playing in New York City.   Their headline acts were the Key of Awesome and the Gregory Brothers, 2 popular YouTube comedy-music acts. After a 4-hour bus ride I…