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Old 06-16-2012, 02:58 PM
 
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you taught me something i didn't know at all. i thought the tenseness was due to the atmosphere of the surrounding block. for them to know that you did/ didn't pick anyone up meant they were watching patrons like a hawk
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Old 06-17-2012, 07:56 PM
 
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In the 70's it was wide-open. They even passed out handbills for those establishments. You name it, they had it. Ever seen the movie "Taxi Driver?" Pretty close. They also had the smoking Marlboro man ad.
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Old 06-17-2012, 08:21 PM
 
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http://glennkenny.premiere.com/photo...vis_on_8th.jpg

here it is pvande just what you speak of. DeNiro walking down 8th around W 47th. look at the horrid state of the avenue--all the trash in the gutter and a storefront gate is stuffed with trash
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Old 06-17-2012, 08:24 PM
 
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Prostitute Walking On 8Th Avenue New York On The Left Is A

rough corner with lots of action
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