1.  If you are making cookies and you need one egg, you can go to the bodega down the street and buy one egg. Eight cents.

2.  There is ALWAYS somebody standing by to find you a parking space or carry your bags to your car.  Sometimes for a small tip, sometimes because the store provides it.

3.  Craving fresh mango? There’s at least 2 guys at every stoplight selling them by the bag.

4.  When you get a kids meal at McDonalds or Burger King, they show you which toys they have available and let you choose.

5.  Letterman comes on at 10:30 instead of 11:30.