If you love remembering and complaining about the "old New York City," you'll love this list of "101 Things to Love About New York City." 

Published in the June 13, 1976, edition of the New York Times, it's a trip into the past, back when eventual Mayor Ed Koch was still a Congressman. Back when the best MCsBiggie, Jay-Z and Naswere all children.

Some choice highlights: 

26. The worst public image in the nation
29. How everyone else hates New York
30. Hating New York

Number one is appropriate, because 38 years later, nothing has changed:

1. Being nostalgic about things in New York that were never that great

That's so New York. 

[via Scouting New York]

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