Hazel in the Big Apple. Columnist Hazel Anaka recounts her trip to NYC, some of which seems strangely familiar. “Through a lifetime of watching movies and reading novels set in New York, certain locations and place names have taken on larger than life stature.” From Where I Sit – New York City, Part II, November 29, 2013.
Confidential confetti. Reports abound that the 2012 Macy’s parade included confetti made up of shredded police documents. “As PIX 11 News reports, paradegoers were showered with confetti that included ‘social security numbers and banking information for police employees, some of whom are undercover officers.'” International News Desk – Around the World: Parade Paperwork, November 30, 2012.