Everyone knows New York City is the center of the universe and beyond. That's what New Yorkers keep telling us, anyway. They have the best this and the best that, and don't you dare suggest you can get better (fill in the blank) somewhere else. "Everyone knows New York City is home to the world's best bagels,'' TimeOut magazine recently proclaimed. Because? Because they say so, that's why!
New Yorkers, bless their conceited, self-centered hearts, are actually clueless about many things. We could start with "humility,'' but that would be too obvious. Here are 12 things they really are clueless about. We're talking just New York City residents here; Upstate has its head screwed on straight.