Wednesday, January 20, 2010
[nyc] Times Square
No visit to New York would be complete without an evening spent in Times Square. And no part of Times Square is more iconic than its high-tech billboards. "Look, my little children, at the amazing billboards! The M&M's! The Hot Wheels cars! The..."
Maybe there should be a prime-time each evening when the billboards are family-friendly. Late-night billboards can come out after that.
Speaking of M&M's, there is a three-floor store at the north end of Time Square devoted exclusively -- all three floors -- to merchandise featuring the-candy-that-melts-in-your-mouth-not-in-your-hand. I kid you not:
I had no idea there was so much M&M merchandise available.
And no evening in Times Square -- no matter how cold it is -- is complete without protesters:
Next up, my final post of pictures from my New York trip: The skaters at Rockefeller Center.