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Some one night stands are unforgettable.

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Angelina Bouros is a trans woman living in Rosendale, NY.

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Evil changed the world as we knew it on September 11th, 2001.

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Many will argue that Time Square is the most overrated tourist spot in New York City, but I have to disagree.

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On Saturday, a good portion of Manhattan experienced a blackout at 6:47 p.m., with affected areas including "West 72nd Street on the north, West 30th Street on the south, the Hudson River on the west and 5th Avenue on the east," according to Con Edison.

Power was restored by midnight and Con Ed is still investing the cause of a transformer explosion that scared many tourists and New Yorkers.

Commuters were stuck underground in the darkness on subways and drivers above ground were left to their own devices with blinking traffic lights and scrambling pedestrians.

And although the lights were out in Times Square, with most shows being forced to cancel performances, Broadway did not exactly go dark.

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