Conductor: This is your conductor speaking. This station is 125th Street… Welcome to Harlem world. –2 train Overheard by: mo love Geeky white hipster: Some guy would try to mug me and I’d be like, ‘Yo, I was born in Harlem!’ And he’d be like, ‘Damn.’ –Fordham University Ram Van Woman on cell: Yes, I’m still in Harlem. –Flushing, Queens Hipster waitress, after describing dull evening in Harlem: I guess you take your chances, going all the way out in the middle of nowhere like that. –Hope & Anchor, Red Hook, Brooklyn Friendly man to lady passerby: Good morning! [She ignores him.] Come on, this is Harlem! In Harlem we say, ‘Good morning’! –145th & Broadway Young black kid to group of white ladies: There goes the neighborhood! –116th & Frederick Douglass, Harlem