Step right up to a bona-fide NYC phenomenon: Those Joker stairs continue to make news on social media and beyond. Bronx residents are expressing a complicated mixture of fury, amusement and exhaustion. On Showtime's Desus & Mero, the talk show's Bronx-proud hosts took aim at those coming to their borough for a photo op, in a segment called "Why So Stair-ious?"
They also tweeted about it:
legally as a bronx resident you're allowed and encouraged to tax anyone visiting the joker stairs— Desus Nice (@desusnice) October 17, 2019
COME THRU BRING AN IPAD PRO AND CASH https://t.co/HJaq82WjRd— THE KID MERO 🇩🇴 (@THEKIDMERO) October 18, 2019
Now, upping the ante, TMZ is today reporting that Bronx-born House Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez has some