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.

Recent entries:
“Onion rings in the car cushions do not improve with time” (5/25)
“A gig is worth ten rehearsals” (music adage) (5/24)
“Victory is a thousand times sweeter when you’re the underdog” (5/24)
“Progress is what happens when impossibility yields to necessity” (5/24)
“An optimist is a person who has no trouble seeing the bright side of your problems” (5/24)
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Entry from October 20, 2004
“Why do they call it a World Series when it’s always played in the Bronx?”
"They call it the World Series...but it is usually played in the Bronx!" can be found in Google Groups, May 25, 2001.

Here's a reference to this now-popular T-shirt wisdom:

(GOOGLE GROUPS)
From: Ultraspunk ()
Subject: Re: The cubs rule
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Newsgroups: rec.music.phish
Date: 2003-06-08 09:50:38 PST

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>ah yes, the cubs rule: Thou shalt not win a world series

I saw a cool shirt yesterday at the game though...
"Why do they call it the world series when it is usually played in the bronx"
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