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.

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Entry from February 16, 2017
“I’ve grown to hate low ceilings”

"I’ve grown to hate low ceilings” is a jocular one-line saying that takes the expression “grown to hate” with literal physical growth. “I’ve grown to hate low ceilings !” was posted on Twitter on March 2, 2011.


Twitter
Sean Henderson
‏@seanhendy
I’ve grown to hate low ceilings !
8:11 AM - 2 Mar 2011

Twitter
John Collins
‏@HolyDalek
I’ve grown to hate low ceilings.
9:09 AM - 2 Mar 2011

Twitter
AkuskaUK
‏@AkuskaUK
I’ve grown to hate low ceilings.
10:01 AM - 2 Mar 2011

3 March 2011, The Sun (London, UK), “Have a Laugh!,” pg. 39:
I’VE grown to hate low ceilings.

Facebook
Stale Joke Central ツ
August 31, 2011 ·
I’ve grown to hate low ceilings.

imgur
I’ve grown.. to hate low ceilings.
by ThenIDefyYouStars Jun 5 2014

Twitter
Bob Kostic
‏@causticbob
I’ve grown to hate low ceilings.
6:52 AM - 16 May 2015

Posted by Barry Popik
New York CityBuildings/Housing/Parks • Thursday, February 16, 2017 • Permalink