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Someone is Printing out Missed Connections and Posting Them on the Street

Posted October 8, 2018 at 5:04 am

The Craigslist Missed Connections sub-category, an endless form of entertainment, is now the subject of an apparent street campaign. Someone is printing out the online posts and distributing flyers of same. The links included at the bottom of each of the handbills forwards to the relevant Craigslist post. Most have since expired. Or this is […]

The ‘Looking for a Girlfriend’ Guy is Still on the Prowl

Posted October 3, 2017 at 9:40 am

Dan Perino is still looking for a girlfriend. Seriously, it’s not a joke, he’s just tired of the singles scene. The 53-year-old aspiring actor returned to the streets to flyer the furniture, as it were. His advertisements can be found up the Bowery and into Little Italy. Honestly, it’s been a minute since we’ve seen […]

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This Subway Romeo Seeks Kinky Party Girl Juliet in Epic Tear-Tab Flyer

Posted March 15, 2016 at 9:30 am

Some dude named Malik, who’s employed and loves trips to Coney Island, seeks a companion who likes to get down. This week, the so-called “subway Romeo” pasted tear-tab flyers around the IND line seeking love. We spotted this on the uptown D. The handwritten bills are long-winded dating advertisements, and a source of moderate entertainment. […]

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Locals Decry Chinatown Rat Population with Flyer Campaign

Posted May 19, 2015 at 5:12 am

An urban etiquette campaign is underway to shame Chinatown residents into curbing the rat infestation, namely by tossing trash in the proper receptacles. An anonymous flyer distributer has been pasting these signs around the neighborhood. Each reads as follows: Dear Chinatown, Clean up your act! Trash = Rats Innocent puppies sniff and lick dead rats. […]

Catching up with the ‘Looking for a Girlfriend’ Flyer Guy on Delancey

Posted April 29, 2015 at 5:12 am

His mugshot is taped to seemingly every surface from the Battery to the Bowery and all points north. Dan Perino seriously wants a girlfriend, and the ambitious flyer push has forever seared his face on the collective memory of the city. We caught up with the 51-year-old aspiring actor early yesterday morning during one of […]

You Really Shouldn’t Throw Your Sofa Out the Window

Posted December 23, 2014 at 9:23 am

This could be a scene straight from The Hangover… Apparently the best way to get the couch downstairs is out the window. No need to hire a crew for the back-breaking work. Seriously. As this flyer attests, someone pushed a sofa out the sixth floor window on West 4th Street a couple weeks ago. Neighbors are […]

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There is a Seth Cohen on Every Corner, and This Seth Cohen Wants to Meet Them All [INTERVIEW]

Posted November 4, 2014 at 9:22 am

When it comes to lineage, Cohen is pretty much the Smith of Jewish surnames. It’s a fairly ubiquitous name. However, one ambitious dude named Seth Cohen is on an uphill quest to find his “twins.” He’s slapped a number of eye-grabbing tear-tab flyers around the neighobrhood seeking help in finding the other Seth Cohens out […]

Cafe Katja Klepto Returns Stolen Table

Posted April 23, 2014 at 6:07 am

That Cafe Katja klepto exposed at the end of March came clean, and returned the stolen table to the popular Austrian eatery. Guess the flyer campaign around Orchard Street – and its coverage in the press – was enough to shame the thief into doing the right thing. A Boogie tipster tells us that the […]

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AntiCon: The Street Campaign Against SantaCon Arrives in Hell Square

Posted December 10, 2013 at 5:23 am

Batten down the hatches, folks, as SantaCon is mere days from happening. Four, to be exact. And the LES Dwellers are already on the streets pushing the message of opposition. Rather blunt “AntiCon” flyers (seen above) now dot the Hell Square streetscape, and contain three slogans: Alcohol-soaked father Christmas-themed flash mob not welcome here. Take […]

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Local Casanova Professes Love for Girlfriend with #EYJDK Flyers

Posted May 3, 2013 at 6:30 am

A few days ago, Today Show host Matt Lauer tweeted “Sounds like the creator of #EYJDK is a keeper! Enjoy your journey and best of luck.” Out of context, few out there probably had any idea what that meant.

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