Archive for 2012

And If I Were Going by Plane Instead Of Just Flapping My Arms

Blonde: So, how long is the flight to San Diego?
Brunette: I think it's like three hours… Yeah, it's three hours. I leave at three and land at six.
Blonde: Oh, that's it?
Brunette: Yeah, it would be quicker if I didn't have a layover.

–Murray Hill

How Many Weight Watchers Points Are in a Wednesday One-Liner?

Chick: I have money on me, but I'm not gonna spend it on fucking food!

–E 10th St

Overheard by: j

Guy on cell, in line for New York to Boston Fung Wah bus: I gotta go the the bean.

–Canal St

Overheard by: Rebecca

Hobo, screaming out loud: Turkey does not cure cripple!

–Lincoln Square

Overheard by: M

Overly excited 20-something: I have an egg timer, have you ever seen an egg timer?

–23rd & 3rd

Overheard by: wish I had one

I Didn't Cheat on You– We Just Wednesday One-Linered Up!

20-something woman: There you are! Adam, this is Jolie. Jolie, this is Adam, the guy I hooked up with.

–2nd Ave & 9th St

Overheard by: wb

20-something guy to friend: I'll definitely hook up tonight. My standards are pretty low. I only require them to say 'yes' and it's all good.

–N Train

Overheard by: Trish M

Guy: I was kinda sick, but I don't think I was contagious… but I told her I was so I didn't have to hook up with her.

–Court & Pacific Carrol Gardens

20-something girl on cell: No, on your birthday, I hooked up with no one but you.

–1st Ave & 60th St

Wednesday One-Liners Can Be Read on the IPad

Guy: He spends half the time summarizing the text with pantomime.

–Computer Lab, NYU

Overheard by: AH

Normal-looking guy, conversing with invisible person: What? You can't read and write? Man, you ain't never gonna get your manhood back if you don't know how to read and write!

–F Train

Overheard by: DeaMcK

Girl inside store: Books that aren't spiral-bound. That's my problem in life. I can't turn the pages.


Overheard by: JF

Am new york guy: Read about something in am New York! Read about something in am New York!

–34th St

Overheard by: erkala

Mom: Okay, so his punishment is he's not allowed to read…

–14th St & 4th Ave

Don't Get All Broken Up Over These Wednesday One-Liners

Woman on cell phone: When we break up, what's he gonna do, take the fuckin' lawn, too?

–Merrick Blvd

Overheard by: Luki

Guy on steps to other: If you want a divorce, bitch, you gotta die! (pause) Til death do us part!

–9th St & Ave A

Fat lesbian to another: If I break up with her, she is going to sodomize me with a fork.

–Mullane's Bar and Grill, Brooklyn

Woman to man: I mean, when women are dumped they die immediately. Scream, cry, throw things, eat. Then rise again like the phoenix… only slightly fatter, and move on.

–Olympic Flame Diner

Overheard by: Liz Reddick

Rage Against the Wednesday One-Liner

Teen: I'm only considerate of people so I can be mad at them if they're inconsiderate of me.

–Greenwich Village

Drunk ghetto girl: She's just mad because she eats pussy!

–Classon St

Overheard by: kelly

College girl on cell: I'd shove a rusty wire hanger up her vag just to get my anger out.

–Union Square

Boy: If I found out Angelina Jolie was living under my bed, I would be mad at her.

–Bard High School, Queens

Overheard by: Sunny

Wednesday One-Liners Are Much Ado About Nuttin'

High school kid: So wait, his balls had asthma?

–Downtown B Train

Man on cell: I know what your life's like now. Out in the world. On tour. You got life by the balls.

–Pommes Frites

Guy in front of bar: I taped this joint to my balls; who wants a toke?

–MacDougal & 8th

20-something classy girl to friend: Well, he was leaning over me, teasing me with his balls… So… I just flicked them! He got so mad!

–Starbucks, Columbus Circle

Overheard by: Tall Mocha Frap