Author Archives: JOHN SCHWARTZ

What Happens When You Put 2,000 Nerds on a Boat?

You get the JoCo Cruise, and it’s an annual gathering for those who love sci-fi, games with many-sided dice and the musician Jonathan Coulton.

What Happens When You Put 2,000 Nerds on a Boat?

You get the JoCo Cruise, and it’s an annual gathering for those who love sci-fi, games with many-sided dice and the musician Jonathan Coulton.

Pardon My Sweat, and Pass the Borscht

At the Mermaid Spa, a luxurious bathhouse in Coney Island, a sybaritic immersion in scorching heat and Russian cuisine.