A plaque remaining from the Big Apple Night Club at West 135th Street and Seventh Avenue in Harlem.

Above, a 1934 plaque from the Big Apple Night Club at West 135th Street and Seventh Avenue in Harlem. Discarded as trash in 2006. Now a Popeye's fast food restaurant on Google Maps.

Recent entries:
“At my age, ‘getting lucky’ means having coffee without interruption” (9/23)
Entry in progress—BP (9/23)
“I’m not saying I don’t like you, but I would unplug your life support to make a pot of coffee” (9/23)
“Coffee table? Psh. Those are for people that actually put their coffee down” (9/23)
“Coffee: Is the planet shaking or is it just me?” (9/23)
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SUMMARY: "Why is New York called the Big Apple?"