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  2. New York vs. Houston

    Mod Note (Andy): Best of Eddie, this was originally was posted on 12/15/10. Monty09 may have gotten the best plug yet for his Energy Rodeo in Houston next month, and it came from none other than the New York Daily News. The Daily News piece on the ridicul ...

    199 comments - 9 silver bananas - Oct 10 2016 - 4:43pm -

  3. Lifestyle of Young Wall Street: 5 Banker Neighborhoods

    Mod Note (Andy): #TBT, Originally posted on April, 2012 The New York City area is home to nearly 20 million people and 20 trillion cockroaches living together in blissful harmony. Well over 1 million people alone are packed into the 23 square miles that m ...

    109 comments - 6 silver bananas - Feb 5 2018 - 10:31pm -

  4. NYC Apartment Recommendations?

    To those who are currently living in NYC or have lived there as a 1st yr analyst...how did you go about finding an apt and do you have any specific tips to share? Current budget for 3 ~$4500 looking for a flex3BR Looking to live Midtown East/Gramercy/LES/ ...

    311 comments - 2 silver bananas - Mar 10 2017 - 5:52pm -

  5. Which Fitness Tracker do you use?

    You want a fitness tracker that's cheap, stylish, and does its job, but is it possible to get all 3 of these things in one? Smart watches are out of consideration right now because we obviously all have that Lange, Rolex, or Patek on our left wrist a ...

    36 comments - 0 silver bananas - Aug 23 2017 - 8:04pm -

  6. Almost got jumped near Union Square, where do I avoid this

    Hi everyone. I'm new to New York, and I almost got jumped by 3 hobbit looking characters and their two dogs because I wouldn't give them some of my food. They got real close, but someone stepped up and got in their way. One of their dogs licked ...

    26 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jun 8 2014 - 7:36pm -

  7. Is Manhattan walkable?

    I know Manhattan is very walkable, but I have a scenario in mind. I'm flying in Thursday to NYC for an interview Friday. I get at LaGuardia at 4pm. My hotel is in midtown. Assuming it takes an hour to get to my hotel and checked in, I want to do one ...

    23 comments - 0 silver bananas - Dec 16 2014 - 6:07pm -

  8. Cheap NYC Grocery Stores?

    Working here for the summer- the grocery store next door is outrageously expensive. Where do you guys go for grocery shopping? nyc manhattan ...

    24 comments - 0 silver bananas - Aug 22 2013 - 6:10pm -

  9. Patience

    Life has taught me to learn from my mistakes. No piece of advice was ever good enough. The most human of traits I exhibited was the vanity of hardheadedness. I have the ability to take a well meaning suggestion and bastardize it into a self-serving ego ru ...

    19 comments - 3 silver bananas - Oct 13 2010 - 10:09am -

  10. Recommendations for a Brunch Spot?

    Monkeys- we're looking for a brunch spot that can accommodate ~20-25 people (WSO interns/writers/reps/employees) for a Sunday brunch the day after the conference (July 29th, 11am), any recommendations? Something near midtown would be preferred SB ...

    18 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jul 10 2012 - 11:23pm -

  11. "PE worthy" Restaurant

    Next week I am having dinner with a gentleman that is on the board of one of the largest tech companies in the world and also on the board of a major PE firm. He had his assistant tell me that "my first test in PE is to find a cool place to have dinn ...

    18 comments - 0 silver bananas - Sep 30 2011 - 11:45am -

  12. "My Dad Owns Half Of F*cking Manhattan"

    Trying to find it funny but it's pathetic that shit-stains like this exist. Sure, he's hammered...but have some class guy. This is just embarrassing. Seems to be going around Twitter like wildfire. http://gothamist.com/2014/06/30/my_dad_owns_hal ...

    12 comments - 1 silver bananas - Jun 30 2014 - 7:06pm -

  13. Is Chelsea a good neighborhood to live in?

    Any of you familiar with this area in Manhattan? I did some research and its a predominately gay and female area. But it has some good places to hangout out at and the high line isn't too far away. Thoughts? manhattan ...

    11 comments - 0 silver bananas - Feb 28 2013 - 1:40pm -

  14. What is your Body Fat %? See this chart here. I'm at 23.7%, do check yours.

    I'm 30 now. And yes, like all the Monkeys here, I have long work schedules and hardly have time to look at my health. My waistline has been increasing lately. So, I recently took a body composition test to measure my BF%. I decided to go BOD POD test ...

    6 comments - 2 silver bananas - Sep 24 2018 - 4:37pm -

  15. Advice for Bank Job

    Hi guys, I go to a school that is ranked 45-40. I have had two real estate internships and I want to break into banking. I went from a 2.87 gpa for my first 2 years to 3.27 gpa that I round to a 3.3 on my resume. I am not qualified enough for an analyst p ...

    6 comments - 3 silver bananas - Mar 26 2018 - 10:47am -

  16. "Creative Workers" Driving Down Manhattan Rent

    Anybody see this WSJ article the other day? http://online.wsj.com/article/SB100014241278873244... It's basically stating that the influx of "artists" and tech employees are keeping rents flat in Manhattan due to their mediocre wages. Financ ...

    6 comments - 0 silver bananas - Feb 20 2013 - 9:38pm -

  17. Taxi Time- Manhattan to LGA- Friday Rush Hour

    How much time should I set aside to get from downtown Manhattan to LGA at rush hour on a Friday evening in a taxi? I need to get to the airport at this time in a few weeks. I'm not from the city, so I don't know how to adjust my timing for rush ...

    6 comments - 0 silver bananas - Mar 23 2011 - 2:04pm -

  18. A good physician in Midtown area, Manhattan

    In September, I am moving to midtown, Manhattan. I am looking for a good physician, in case I need to see a doctor. Any recommendations manhattan ...

    5 comments - 0 silver bananas - Aug 2 2011 - 9:14am -

  19. Living on St Mark's Pl?

    I'll be moving to the city soon and was wondering about St. Mark's Place. I understand the area has been significantly gentrified as of late (the street is teaming with fro-yo places and Asian restaurants, etc) and from what I've seen, I lo ...

    4 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jul 29 2012 - 8:20pm -

  20. Manhattan Apartment for Rent

    Apartment for Rent in Manhattan Description: The Chelsea Stratus--101 West 24th Street 2 bedroom, 2 bathroom with floor to ceiling windows. 22nd floor Rent: $7000/month Available: March 15 Message me if you're interested. lease rent manhattan ...

    3 comments - 0 silver bananas - Feb 17 2011 - 5:55pm -

  21. Manhattan Aggies watching A&M game tonight?

    Any Manhattan Aggies watching the Texas A&M March Madness game tonight somewhere? manhattan Texas A&M march madness ...

    2 comments - 1 silver bananas - Mar 20 2016 - 4:01pm -

  22. Need NYC housing from late-March to mid-June

    I'm doing an IB internship in midtown from late-March to mid-June, and need housing during that time. Is anyone looking for another roommate or have anything to sublet? I'd prefer Manhattan, but Queens and Brooklyn are okay as well. Please let m ...

    2 comments - 0 silver bananas - Mar 8 2011 - 12:52am -

  23. NYC Acquisitions Analyst- Resume

    RE and Acquisitions Experts: I'm seeking a REPE acquisitions analyst role in NYC and wanted to get some advice on my resume before I start networking and applying. Do you have any comments? If you were screening this for an acquisitions position, whi ...

    1 comment - 0 silver bananas - Jan 23 2016 - 12:19pm -

  24. NYC Roommate- Aug / Sep2015 Lease Start

    Late to the apartment game. I'm looking for 1-2 roommates in NYC for a late August / early Sept lease start. Feel free to PM me if interested. About Me: Gender: Male Job: Investment Banking Analyst nyc Roommate manhattan ...

    - 0 silver bananas - Aug 7 2015 - 6:56pm -

  25. Looking for someone to do practice cases with in Manhattan this summer

    I just found out that I'm getting first round interviews at Deloitte S&O and McKinsey towards the end of summer/fall and I'm looking for someone who'd want to meet up once or twice a week to do practice cases. I'm interning in IB i ...

    - 0 silver bananas - Jun 3 2015 - 1:03am -

  26. Want any Advice I can get (Majoring in Finance, looking for better internship)

    I'm new to this and wasn't sure where to put the topic. Hi. I'm going to be a sophomore in college in the fall, have a summer internship at a real estate company in Manhattan for their marketing manager, and when I get into the business sch ...

    1 comment - 0 silver bananas - Jul 13 2011 - 6:53pm -

  27. Apartment Available for Incoming Analyst Starting July 2011

    If anyone is still looking for housing for the coming year please read on. I am going into my second year as and IB analyst and I currently stay in a two bedroom apartment and would like to find a roommate to sublet the second (larger) bedroom to. The apa ...

    - 0 silver bananas - Jun 5 2011 - 3:36pm -

  28. Anyone need roommate in Manhattan?

    Just moved to NYC after graduating to start at a boutique IB. Looking for a place to stay, short term or long term, ASAP. Open to anywhere in Manhattan. Willing to spend 1000-1200. Anyone need a roommate? Send me a PM. Roommates Roommate manhattan ...

    - 0 silver bananas - Jun 9 2010 - 12:04pm -

  29. NYC real estate

    I currently live in a rental building but am looking to buy a 1-bedroom condo in manhattan. I've looked at about 20 different buildings thus far but have been extremely disappointed. Either the building is nice but in a lousy neighborhood, or the are ...

    - 0 silver bananas - Jun 8 2009 - 1:50pm -