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Oddly Enough

INSIGHT: A tortoise strolls through Central Park

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Bringing a tortoise out in Central Park gets a lot of attention. And usually when we interact with strangers in the city, it's negative stuff. It's like, excuse me, can you move into the train,or you stepped on my foot. But this is a chance to talk to strangers, and it's purely positive, and they're excited to talk to you.
00:00:24
I feel like I'm part of what helps make New York weird in a time when New York is getting less and less weird. It's losing a lot of what people love about it, because of the way it's so expensive now. And people have to work so hard just to afford to live here.
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So it's kinda cool way of making sure New York stays a little bit weird. So I guess having Henry out here doing that is also a really fun part of having him, just getting to share him with people.