Archive for 2009

Maybe It’s Time to Stop Reading Courtenay Love’s Parenting Guides.

Son to mother sitting at diner: Mom, why am I so small? Am I going to grow?
Mother: Yes, honey, of course you will. You’re perfect just the way you are.
(son starts blowing bubbles in his soda and asks mother to start blowing bubbles in his soda too. She starts, then looks around at some people staring at them)
Mother: You know, I just realized how gross this is.

–Diner, 53rd & 1st

Wednesday One-Liners Are Still Waiting for Those Boy Scouts to Come Out

Hot girl on cell: You got cockblocked by cancer! (pause, then very seriously) Is your pussy still radioactive?

–Upper East Side

Grown man talking to grown woman: You know the sandy vagina?

–32nd & 8th

Street man to slutty-looking hipsters: Freeze! Drop your drawers! We’ve got your pussy surrounded!

–2nd Ave

Overheard by: Maureen

30-something woman on cell: I like to use a blowdryer on the… uh… vaginas.

–D Train

Girl, screaming into cell: No, I will not give you my vagina!

–Bryant Park

Overheard by: Can I borrow it?

Wednesday One-Liners Prefer “Gentleman Companion”

Teenage girl to friend: Boyfriends are so overrated, except not really because I really want one.

–Lincoln Center

Guy: I don’t care if her new boyfriend is god–I will kick his ass! 

–Church St

Overheard by: Steve

Guy to friend: Yeah, she’s in Jamaica. How fucked up is that? She’s 20 and in Jamaica with her boyfriend. I’m 25 and I’m standing on a train next to you.

–Metro-North

Art student: I wanna write a diary, like, “8:45, kill boyfriend.”

–NYU

Man on street selling knockoff perfume: C’mon ladies, buy this perfume. It will help you get a boyfriend! Don’t get a cheap boyfriend, get some cheap perfume!

–34th & 7th

Overheard by: Kiran

Girl to friend: From now on, I am only having sex with one boyfriend.

–Marlow & Sons