One big, amazing organism like no other on earth! I remain so glad to have lived there for a few years just out of college, and treasure each return visit – most recently in early February, 2019, to take in the Whitney Museum of American Art.

No place on earth energizes me as does Manhattan. Of course, all of New York City has real problems: murders, muggings, traffic congestion, rent control, Penn Station’s ugliness. Reporters, pundits, and politicians — left and right — never tire of reminding the public of Gotham’s woes. Yet these woes […]