Forget considering journalism as a career job again. The real money appears to be in digging crud out of fingernails and trimming toenails.
Along Montague Street here in Brooklyn Heights, there are no fewer than four manicure outlets... thanks to the latest, a burned-out laundromat cum Iris Nail opening in December—directly beside Dashing Diva, another polish and paint joint. This is all within a two-block radius, mind you.
The overwhelming presence of eight banks and eight realtors in the nabe is bad enough. Could someone serve the whole neighborhood with... say, a second liquor store?! Now we're talking.Dashing Diva, 130 Montague StreetSamoa Nail Salon, 141 Montague Street.Plaza Nails, 151 Montague Street.And coming soon... 132 Montague Street.