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Best Weekday Bets

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We’re back for a new round of Best Weekday Bets! ! Each day will feature a top pick in the areas of 1. fitness (active), 2. comedy, 3. culture, 4. film, 5. food + drink, 6. free, 7. music and 8. staying in (because let’s face it, sometimes you just want to not leave your […]

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Best Weekday Bets

Source: Brightest Young Things NYC

We’re back for a new round of Best Weekday Bets! ! Each day will feature a top pick in the areas of 1. fitness (active), 2. comedy, 3. culture, 4. film, 5. food + drink, 6. free, 7. music and 8. staying in (because let’s face it, sometimes you just want to not leave your couch, especially when it continues to be cold AF outside).

This week’s GIF theme is obviously American Crime Story: The Assassination of Gianni Versace, because it premieres on Wednesday and WE ALL NEED TO WATCH IT BECAUSE IT LOOKS AMAZING // HERE WE GO:

Monday, ...

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NYC Best Weekday Bets

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If you’ve been reading BYT for a while, you might be going, “WTF is Best Weekday Bets?” WELL, it is sort of like the Hit Lists, but all in one convenient place (like the Best Weekend Bets) so you can plan out your school nights with a more narrowed-down list of things to do! Each […]

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Early Week Best Bets NYC

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If you’ve been reading BYT for a while, you might be going, “WTF is Early Week Best Bets?” WELL, EWBB is sort of like the Hit Lists, but all in one convenient place so you can plan out your school nights with a more narrowed-down list of things to do! Each day (Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday) will feature a top pick in the areas of 1. fitness (active), 2. comedy, 3. culture, 4. film, 5. food + drink, 6. free, 7. music and 8. staying in (because let’s face it, sometimes you just want to not leave your couch). And ...

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Your Best January – 2018

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You did it. You lived through 2017. You are alive and can be well. We’re giving you our picks for what will make January your best month yet. Choose to have a better 2018*.

The following contains 31+ picks to have your best January. Lots of theater by women, books by women and food that benefits everyone.

Stay in the loop and follow us on Facebook + Twitter + Instagram + BYT Radio (more on that below).

*Your Best Months of 2018 are all presented in partnership with our friends and partners at Hilton

Proud Mary in theaters January 12

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Holiday Staples Guide

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Photos by Nicholas Karlin

If you buy into the agenda, the holidays are a time for love and togetherness, but let’s be realists. This isn’t a time for people to let down their guards and be vulnerable with the people they care most about, this is a time to keep each other on our toes. You will have last minute guests that drive you up the wall. You will get that 99th hour invite to a dinner where you’re supposed to BYOB and BYOF (the f is for forensics food). You will have that person who promised they wouldn’t buy ...

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NYC Best Weekend Bets (12.7.2017-12.10.2017)

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You guys, first of all, a friendly PSA from yours truly – don’t eat an entire package of tortellini before bed since it says to use or freeze by that day, because your dreams will turn into a Yorgos Lanthimos movie – there were black cats and one white kitten who had somehow broken into […]

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NYC Best Weekend Bets (12.7.2017-12.10.2017)

Source: Brightest Young Things NYC

You guys, first of all, a friendly PSA from yours truly – don’t eat an entire package of tortellini before bed since it says to use or freeze by that day, because your dreams will turn into a Yorgos Lanthimos movie – there were black cats and one white kitten who had somehow broken into my apartment, box cutter-wielding people hanging out menacingly by swimming pools, and (perhaps most terrifyingly) a flying bedazzled hat which kept biting me like a duck, and which could open locked doors and windows to continue doing that.

(Visual reference re: the physically abusive gem ...

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BYT Gift Guide 2017: Gifts For Him

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Well, hello there! REAL TALK: You only have three weekends left before Christmas. So, you better get that last minute holiday shopping ball rolling. And we’re here to help. Below you’ll find a hand picked, mood board inspired selection of items your friends and family would be FOOLS not to love (SIDE NOTE: FEEL FREE TO GIVE THEM MOST OF THESE YEAR ROUND, and not just when you’re obligated to).

This year, we got SO MANY great things to share, that we will be running this edition of BEST GIFT GUIDE EVER in installments.

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BYT Gift Guide 2017: Gifts For Interesting People With Interests

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Hobbies are good for you

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BYT Gift Guide 2017: Gifts For Him

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A little something for all male-identifying human beings in your life

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NYC Best Weekend Bets (11.9.2017-11.12.2017)

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You guys, I know I say this a lot, but there is a LOT of really good stuff happening this weekend, to the point that I think you will have a hard time narrowing down your options to cram it all in. There’s a weed movie festival ft. CBD-infused butter popcorn, an anime convention (which […]

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NYC Best Weekend Bets (11.9.2017-11.12.2017)

Source: Brightest Young Things NYC

You guys, I know I say this a lot, but there is a LOT of really good stuff happening this weekend, to the point that I think you will have a hard time narrowing down your options to cram it all in. There’s a weed movie festival ft. CBD-infused butter popcorn, an anime convention (which is where I will be), the NYC Comedy Festival, eight million amazing dance parties, a spirit seance, a grilled cheese extravaganza and so so SO much more, so I hope you’re prepared to have all of the fun! (We fucking deserve it in light of ...

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Your Best November

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At the start of each month the BYT staff compiles a list of things we’re particularly looking forward to seeing, reading, eating, touching etc. Our goal is for you to have the best possible month. Here are 30+ events, items, ideas that will make this November your best month. Plus, stay forever in the loop […]

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