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As a person who has grown up in a small sleepy town I can really appreciate the possibilities, the amenities and the pure awesomeness of what it means to live in a big city. And not just any big city, but New York City, probably the most cosmopolitan and interesting place in the world. You can hear more different languages spoken in the vicinity of 2 blocks than in any other place in the world. You can have a lunch at Ethiopian restaurant then go to an exposition of an African artist and finish the day with a dinner in Cambodian restaurant and a show on the Broadway.

There are few things about living here that can be from inconvenient to downright unpleasant, but despite that I can imagine any other place in the world where I would like to live. I have been living in New York for 5 years now and I am yet to get completely used to the uniqueness of this city. There is an ever present atmosphere of bustling activity during all hours of the day, constant stream of different things going on and everything else imaginable and all of this going on in the same time.

Just the other night I and couple of my friends were going to a bar. It was around 9 pm and we passed by several promotional trailers. There were a lot of people gathered around them and they were waiting for something. Just several minutes later we found out what was all about. The mobile showrooms popped up under a spectacle of lasers, pyrotechnics and music. In the middle of the air there was a holographic projection, yes a real 3d hologram, just like in the movies. The hologram was of a dancer initially then he multiplied into several dancers. It was really impressive. There was also a digital graffiti wall, where you could paint and write on the projection screen, without the use of any paint, just the devices we were given.

And of course besides all that technological display there was dancers, and one pop-up trailer, turned into a karaoke booth. The best singer or singers, which were decided by the crowd, were given products of the company making the promotion (I don’t think that it is necessary to tell their name or the names of their products).

I also tried the karaoke booth but I failed miserably much to the laughter of my friends. Could you imagine this happening in any other place on the world? I know I can’t.


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