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Hard times in New York Town

Quotes

New York

  • New York in August ? It’s like a great big melting wax museum. Nothing but those fat girls with the hairy armpits putting their feet in the fountain (Ken Cosgrove, Mad Men, Souvenir, season 3)

My life

  • This is pure Lewis. He ruins all occasions. When he was six weeks he managed to have diarrhea on his rich godfather. That is his real expertise (Jean Giraudoux, Tessa – La Pléiade)
  • Roger Sterling : I watched the sunrise today. Couldn’t sleep.
    Don Draper : How was it?
    Roger Sterling : Average. (Mad Men, Seven Twenty Three, season 3)

Films

  • Man on Wire (James Marsh)
  • Citizen Four (Laura Poitras)
  • The Royal Tenenbaums (Wes Anderson)
  • The Immigrant (James Gray)

Books

Books

  • Bringing up bébé (Pamela Druckerman)
  • Breakfast at Tiffany’s (Truman Capote)
  • Primates of Park Avenue (Wednesday Martin)

Graphic novels / comics

  • A contract with God (Will Eisner)

Music

Articles