In Manhattan Thursday, President Barack Obama will hold a glitzy pep rally of sorts for Democrats trying to weather the storm.
You know, seeing that he lived in Manhattan, where people have shrinks the way people elsewhere have dentists.
With relish, she gave the example of La Bonne Soupe, a restaurant in Manhattan near where we were sitting.
main island of New York City, from Dutch, from a native name, perhaps representing a Delaware (Algonquian) source akin to Munsee munahan "island." Bright favors Munsee /e:nta menahahte:nk/ "where one gathers bows." As the name of a cocktail made of vermouth, whiskey, and a dash of bitters, it is attested from 1890 (in Manhattan cocktail).
Note: Center of the country's financial industry (see Wall Street), communications industry, including advertising and television (see Madison Avenue), and fashion industry (see Fifth Avenue).
Note: A center of the art world (see Greenwich Village).
Note: Because of its noise and congestion, some have viewed it as unlivable, giving rise to the phrase "It's a nice place to visit, but I wouldn't want to live there." In the 1990s, it experienced prosperity and a decline in crime rates.
Note: The September 11 attacks left a physical and emotional scar on Manhattan.