Browsing: shopping cart

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Now bereft of my local Pathmark supermarket since April 15, and having to travel a mile on public transportation to get to Waldbaum’s, or be a lazybutt and order groceries from the wildly expensive Fresh Direct, this photo I shot last week reminds me of the almost prophetic words of Councilman Lew Fidler who, in…

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They said they would take me to Edward R. Murrow High School (1600 Avenue L). They got me all excited about the fancy ballfield across the street. I was thinking I could get involved with some sports and other extracurricular activities, in between my academic activities. They were thinking they would use me to cart…

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This stray shopping cart (look on the left) is junior-sized, like the ones usually seen at variety and convenience stores. At first, we could barely see it, hiding in the corner by the wall of this glass-enclosed atrium. No, it’s not a display in the American Museum of Natural History. It’ not a zoo exhibit,…

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This stray shopping cart was caught driving on the grass, as if it knows it’s in the wrong, thinking, “Hey, I’m gray. That car’s gray. Maybe, if I stay still, I’ll be camouflaged and they won’t notice me. Oh, no. That circular’s gonna be the death of me.” Then, in a final realization and breaking…

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This Super Stop & Shop shopping cart was seen two blocks away from its home on Avenue Z and East 17 Street. The cart has a wheel lock that keeps it from moving freely, so whoever abandoned it here must have had a difficult time getting it this far. With the proliferation of supermarkets, stray…

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Someone locked this Value City Shopping Cart onto a young tree at the corner of Avenue Y and East 18 Street in front of the Super Stop & Shop supermarket parking lot. Within the week, the same shopping cart still locked in place, was a dumping ground for an assortment of garbage and recylables. Inside…

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This Home Depot Shopping cart was seen in this odd position a little while ago near the B49 bus stop in front of WaMu bank. The Mill Basin Home Depot, at 5700 Avenue U near the Kings Plaza Shopping Center, is in Marine Park. That’s 3 1/2 miles away from here. So how did it…