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The Time Traveler's Handbook


Every New Yorker is secretly (and in some cases, very openly) in love with some part of the city’s past. Pick your decade—it was better then. Well, pine no more: With our nostalgia guide, you can retrieve the Pop-hued sixties, the rocking seventies, the joyfully garish eighties, and the not-so-long-ago nineties. And if you need a role model, we’ve got four New Yorkers who love their era enough to live it every day.

The Sixties: Get Into Mod World

The Seventies: Adopt an Attitude of Anomie

The Eighties: Banish Thoughts of Moderation

The Nineties: Throw Everything Away

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