Because these two were registered marathon runners.
Because, Robert De Niro, Jon Stewart, Al Pacino, Alec Baldwin, Christopher Walken, Tina Fey, Steve Martin, Joan Didion, Philip Seymour Hoffman and David Bowie all live here.
Because Nora Ephron, George Gershwin, The Marx Brothers, Dorothy Parker, Maria Callas, Humphrey Bogart, Duke Ellington and Arthur Miller once did.
Because there are around 8,000 restaurants, the majority of which are not fast food.
Because for a city, we’re awfully green. New York City has more than 1,700 parks, playgrounds, and recreation facilities across the five boroughs.