A plaque remaining from the Big Apple Night Club at West 135th Street and Seventh Avenue in Harlem.

Above, a 1934 plaque from the Big Apple Night Club at West 135th Street and Seventh Avenue in Harlem. Discarded as trash in 2006.

Recent entries:
“What did the bunny say when he had only thistles to eat?"/"Thistle have to do!” (8/18)
“What did the bunny say when he had only thistles to eat?"/"Thistle have to do!” (8/18)
“Programming is like sex: one mistake and you have to support it for the rest of your life” (8/18)
“If you do pass the McKinley bill, we shall have to come over to your country and thrash you” (8/18)
“There are so many scams on the internet. But for $19.99 I can show you how to avoid them” (8/18)
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Entry from October 20, 2004
“Why do they call it a World Series when it’s always played in the Bronx?”
"They call it the World Series...but it is usually played in the Bronx!" can be found in Google Groups, May 25, 2001.

Here's a reference to this now-popular T-shirt wisdom:

(GOOGLE GROUPS)
From: Ultraspunk ()
Subject: Re: The cubs rule
View: Complete Thread (5 articles)
Original Format
Newsgroups: rec.music.phish
Date: 2003-06-08 09:50:38 PST

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>ah yes, the cubs rule: Thou shalt not win a world series

I saw a cool shirt yesterday at the game though...
"Why do they call it the world series when it is usually played in the bronx"
Posted by Barry Popik
Sports/Games • (0) Comments • Wednesday, October 20, 2004 • Permalink