Morrissey Spotted on First Avenue Yesterday

Posted on: January 14th, 2013 at 11:17 am by

[Photo: Douglas Vicenzi]

[Photo: Douglas Vicenzi]

Here’s a gratuitous snapshot of Morrissey standing alongside two blokes on First Avenue near East Seventh Street. Many thanks to East Villager Douglas Vicenzi for the photo. Anyone else spot him around the neighborhood?

Moz was last seen downtown in the high-profile role of Good Samaritan, after an elderly lady collapsed inside Strand Bookstore. He reportedly offered help and was deemed a hero in the press.

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  • http://twitter.com/cire_e eric e. (esquared™)

    I’m so sorry, but why does he come here? And why does he hang around? When he knows it makes things hard for LESiders. He had to sneak into the Lower East Side
    ‘just’ to read Bowery Boogie. It was just to see, just to see, all the things he knew Boogie had written about him. He had a good lay, good lay…

    • lunarcamelco

      Eric, it was really nothing.

  • EV Grieve

    Everyday is like Sunday, you know.