New York City Real Estate – A Look Inside Matthew Perry, John Vernou Bouvier Jr., and Bob Dylan’s Former Murray Hill Townhouse — New York Magazine

115 EAST 36TH Avenue, Apartment 2-3FThe Points: A two-bed room, two-bathtub 1,100-square-foot brownstone duplex. Asking Price tag: $945,000. Maintenance: $1,132 for each month. Agent: Linda Taitelbaum, Citi-Habitats. What on earth could Commodore Matthew Perry, John Vernou Bouvier Jr. (Jackie O.’s grandfather), and Bob Dylan probably have in popular? This 4-tale mid-nineteenth-century townhouse in Murray Hill, Continue Reading

A History of the Threesome on TV, in Movies, and in Life — New York Magazine

Image: Kurt Iswarienko/Courtesy of the CW Community (Szohr) Giovanni Rufino/Courtesy of the CW Community (Badgley and Duff) Gossip Girl’s latest 3-way elevated the ire of the Mother and father Tv Council, who named the scene “reckless and irresponsible.” The three-way (as distinctive from the ménage à trois, technically only a dwelling circumstance), has traditionally been Continue Reading

The Sex Diaries – A Critical Reading of New Yorkers’ Sexual Habits & Anxieties — New York Magazine

From left: The Car Salesman in a Relationship With an Older Woman, 32, Brooklyn Heights; The Temporarily Celibate Actress, 23, Astoria; The Single Brooklyn Bartender, 23, Williamsburg; The Mailroom Worker in an On-Again-Off-Again Relationship, 35, Upper West Side.Photo: Joshua Allen; Grooming by Bryan Lynde So there’s this iPhone app called Grindr. It’s a GPS-enabled social-networking Continue Reading

Date Ideas for Every Couple — New York Magazine

“Rain Room” at MoMA.Photo: Kristin McDonnell A Rendezvous for Every Couple The Lower East Side Avant-GardistsCrash happy hour ($2 beers, $3 grilled cheese) at gallerista bar Café Dancer* (96 Orchard St., nr. Broome St.; 212-677-1808). Listen to ambient noise at salonlike music space Spectrum* (121 Ludlow St., nr. Delancey St., second fl.; The Harlem Continue Reading