Archive for 2008

Remember That Seinfeld Episode?

Guy #1: Oh, hey, Dan is back in New York now!
Guy #2: Yeah, actually I was over at his house this past weekend.
Guy #1: Did you get to see the baby?
Guy #2: I did get to see the baby.
Guy #1: Well? How was the baby??
Guy #2: The baby would have been adorable if it was a boy, but…unfortunately…

–20th St & 10th Ave

Overheard by: Bridget

How Come Math Majors Are Always the Slowest to Understand This Concept?

Nerdy guy: I don’t understand what the significance of the number 69 is. Can someone explain it to me?
Girl: You go to NYU and you don’t know that?
(nerdy guy shakes his head)
Girl: To put it bluntly, it’s two people giving each other head.
Nerdy guy: Wait, but what does that mean?
Girl: Oh my god…I can’t tell you that now. You’re the most innocent guy here. It would be like killing a unicorn.

–Kimmel Center, NYU

Or Paid a Hobo to Do It

Drunk and disorderly woman: Joshua! What the fuck?! (gives him a clumsy punch) Oh my god! This shit’s not gonna come off!
Sober male companion: I don’t know what you’re flipping out about. You would’ve just licked it off your arm anyway.

–Ave U & W 7th St, Brooklyn

Overheard by: Kris S.

As Opposed to All the Non-White People on Growing Pains?

Old black guy #1: Have you heard from Sheryl lately?
Old black guy #2: Yeah, she married a white boy.
Old black guy #1: Damn.
Old black guy #2: There ain’t nothing wrong with white boys! She married Alan Thicke’s son!
Old black guy #1: She married Alan Thicke?
Old black guy #2: No, man…Alan Thicke’s son!
Old black guy #1: Wait, which one is Alan Thicke?
Old black guy #2: He’s that white-ass nigga from Growing pains!
Old black guy #1: Damn!

–Penn Station

Overheard by: Jess