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spaghetti bowl

spaghetti bowl  n.— «Riding the subways was something many of the suburban commuters approached with trepidation—deciphering the psychedelic spaghetti bowl that is a New York subway map,» —“In Bronx, Commuters Learn ABC’s Of...

battery chucker

battery chucker  n.— «The Fox smash “Trading Spouses: Meet Your New Mommy” has asked the Daily News to help them find a Bronx Bombers backer whose family is just as nuts about the Yanks. “I refer to them as battery...

sugar

sugar  n.— «Already, diabetes has swept through families, entire neighborhoods in the Bronx and broad slices of Brooklyn, where it is such a fact of life that people describe it casually, almost comfortably, as “getting the...

sweet blood

sweet blood  n.— «Already, diabetes has swept through families, entire neighborhoods in the Bronx and broad slices of Brooklyn, where it is such a fact of life that people describe it casually, almost comfortably, as “getting the...

quota

quota  n.— «One woman, who asked to remain anonymous, organizes a Central American money pool, called a quota, in the Bronx and has had her apartment burglarized three times on collection day. There’s even a special word, tumbe, for a...

tumbe

tumbe  n.— «One woman, who asked to remain anonymous, organizes a Central American money pool, called a quota, in the Bronx and has had her apartment burglarized three times on collection day. There’s even a special word, tumbe, for a...

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