The city where people live on other people's money.
student in Upstate NY: Hey, we're giving NYC a football field this year so i guess we're stuck running on this gravel track!
view of queensboror bridge going into nyc
view of the industrial part of queens, into nyc
nyc view from brooklyn
Me: Yeah I was in New York City in 2003 and I was flying out of Newark and the sky above NYC was green
New Yorker: Yeah but its a real city
Me: K, whatever