a blog with cultural bulimia.

Tuesday, May 11, 2004

"People ask me if I'm wearing deodorant"

free hugs"He is a financial analyst who happens to think that New Yorkers could use a hug. So it was, a month ago, that Mr. Littman began distributing hugs - free - from 1 to 4 p.m. on Sundays in Washington Square Park in Greenwich Village."
"He oughta get a job. He has nothing better to do," said Ms. Logan, a retired telephone operator. "I can't be bothered with this nonsense.''

The NYTimes: Greenwich Village Journal