Word of the Day: Rake.

rake  noun a fashionable or wealthy man of dissolute or promiscuous habits. [from the title of a series of engravings (1735) by Hogarth.] ORIGIN mid 17th cent.: abbreviation of archaic rakehell in the same sense.  

Meat Packing District: How to Conquer Your Night Out

The Meatpacking District, also known as the Gansevoort Market, is one of New York City’s trendiest neighborhoods, especially for club goers. One hundred years ago, the area housed over 200 slaughterhouses and packing plants. Today, fashion models step through cobblestoned streets to … Continue reading