I mentioned in a previous post that most of the musicians you find performing in the subway system here have to audition for a permit -- the remainder, those semi-talented kids who jump from subway car to subway car trying to avoid MTA cops, are unlicensed.
The auditions take place every year at Grand Central Terminal, and the range of musical acts is usually pretty diverse. This year's winners, who you may see as you switch trains in Times Square or Herald Square, include an opera singer, Brazilian musicians, an oboe trio, a harpist, a country singer and a swing band.
Real estate as an aphrodesiac? That's just crazy, right?
Actually, it's more than that. It's just plain creepy. Especially when you read this New York Post interview with two guys who swear their apartments with killer views make them lady slayers in bed. Judging from the letcherous looking photos in the article, that's a pretty bold claim. And then you have the money quote that's even creepier: