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. Now a Popeyes fast food restaurant on Google Maps.

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Entry from April 12, 2020
Qeaster or QEaster (quarantine + Easter)

The 2019–20 coronavirus pandemic resulted in quarantines, and this occurred on the Easter 2020 religious holiday on April 12, 2020. “Qeaster” or “QEaster” (quarantine + Easter) is a portmanteau word that was coined.
“The @USNavy dropped us an Qeaster egg today” was posted on Twitter by DOQ on April 3, 2020. “Qeaster Sunday #qeaster” was posted on Twitter by Johnny Mosh on April 8, 2020. “Happy QEaster!” was posted on Twitter by @melbelle36 on April 12, 2020.
“QuaranEaster,” “QuarantEaster,” “Quareaster” and “Queaster” are similar terms.
Wikipedia: 2019-20 coronavirus outbreak
The 2019–20 coronavirus pandemic is an ongoing global pandemic of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19), caused by severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2). The outbreak was first identified in Wuhan, Hubei, China, in December 2019, and was recognised as a pandemic by the World Health Organization (WHO) on 11 March 2020.
Wikipedia: Easter
Easter, also called Pascha (Greek, Latin) or Resurrection Sunday, is a festival and holiday commemorating the resurrection of Jesus from the dead, described in the New Testament as having occurred on the third day after his burial following his crucifixion by the Romans at Calvary c. 30 AD. It is the culmination of the Passion of Jesus, preceded by Lent (or Great Lent), a 40-day period of fasting, prayer, and penance.
The @USNavy dropped us an Qeaster egg today. Bless these Warriors!
12:24 AM · Apr 3, 2020·Twitter for iPhone
Johnny Mosh
#Quarantine Easter
Or as I’m calling it simply
Qeaster Sunday
7:58 PM · Apr 8, 2020·Twitter for iPhone
Wishing everyone who’s celebrating a “Hoppy” qEaster weekend (even if it’s not the one we thought we’d be having this year!). Don’t forget to connect with friends and family - fill your heart with love, laughter and hopefully a chocolate bunny or two #staysafe #stayhome
9:42 AM · Apr 10, 2020·Twitter for Android
trey hayden
Has anybody made the Qeaster joke, yet? For quarantine Easter. I hope somebody else told their significant others Happy Qeaster.
8:46 AM · Apr 12, 2020·Twitter for iPhone
d rose
Really the government should’ve sent me $1,200 worth of @reeses eggs. #Qeaster
12:14 PM · Apr 12, 2020·Twitter for iPhone
Unamused face
Replying to @QTRResearch
Happy QEaster!
3:53 PM · Apr 12, 2020·Twitter Web App
R Dub
Happy Qeaster to all… my bad…
8:03 PM · Apr 12, 2020·Twitter Web App

Posted by Barry Popik
New York CityGovernment/Law/Military/Religion /Health • Sunday, April 12, 2020 • Permalink

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