Archive for the ‘Local Characters’ Category

Johnny T’s New York City Tourist Tips for Jerks

Saturday, December 28th, 2013

Damien Eckhardt-Jacobi and Vincent Bova first started puppeteering on the NYC subways in 2004, but quickly realized that begging New Yorkers for change was not the way to do things. So they moved to the interwebs, called themselves Glove and Boots, and started making videos.

Joe Ades, Peeler Peddlar Extraordinaire

Monday, February 9th, 2009

Joe Ades and his little shreds of carrots were fixtures in Union Square.  He passed away at the age of 75.