"New York is mythologically all about vibrancy and creativity, but it's hard to work a 40-hour week and come home and be Jackson Pollock"
bluedove wrote: Washington DC is not the next Brooklyn either, though. Most young people there are in politics...it's a different vibe entirely. (My best friend lives there and hates that aspect. When she first saw my Crown Heights apartment, which is very old, colorful, and kitschy, she was like "You would never see an apartment like this in DC.")
FLUTE wrote: I stand corrected ... :oops: I like Philadelphia a lot (in fact, if I had to move from Brooklyn, I'd probably move there), so I was trying to be a "booster" ...
EmilyM wrote: That article horrified me because I don't want Brooklynites moving down there and driving up property values. I have a reason, damn it! Both sides of my whole family lives down there!
bluedove wrote: Hey Oiseau, what site did you get that from?