Daily Archives: March 29, 2009

Citi Field .. scalping

The ticket to today’s game was $5 since it’s only college .. but someone’s already scalping it on craigslist for $12.50 each yesterday. Reply to: [email protected] [Errors when replying to ads?] Date: 2009-03-28, 3:15PM EDT i have 4 pairs of … Continue reading

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Citi Field .. food court

  the PA announced that all the tickets were sold out.. the limited number of tickets were sold out on the first day at the brand new stadium. The greasy fried perfume was thick in the air. It was dampy … Continue reading

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Citi Field .. alcohol compliance officers

  After 9/11, the word compliance is hot. .. Just as corporate raiders represented the Wall Street of the 1980’s (think of Gordon Gekko) and mutual fund managers were the icons of the 90’s (Jeffrey N. Vinik, who ran the … Continue reading

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Finally, the new Citi Field

  The new Citi Field had opened today, hosted St. Johns vs Georgetown. The season opening is slated on 4/13. The new stadium is classy, cozy, wide open, less seats (they couldn’t sell out anyway, might as well make them … Continue reading

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Classic Bobby Valentine: Waiting for a Call

I miss Bobby Valentine. The game was more exciting when he was around. Anyone still remembers once he was being thrown out of the game, but came back with disgust, a fake mustache and all that. It was for a … Continue reading

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Stadium Is Citi Field, but the Subway Stop Has Other Ideas

  Does this look like a $18m make over? I wonder where that $18 million had gone. The Citi Field is grand and great, but the subway is still a dump .. .. who pocketed the $18m?

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China Institute

China Institute in America 125 East 65th Street New York, NY 10065 212.744.8181 Few decades ago, the Institute used to organize retreat on Labor Day (2 night/3 day) to Lake George/Adirondacks. The resort Silver Bay YMCA on the lake offers cottage and … Continue reading

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