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Brandon Stanton graduated from the University of Georgia with a degree in History. He traded bonds in Chicago for three years, before losing his job and moving to New York. In November of 2010, he started the photography blog Humans of New York. Today HONY is followed by nearly one million people, and is the fastest growing Arts and Humanities page on Facebook.

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(7/7) “Mickey’s memorial was well attended. There had been an...



(7/7) Mickeys memorial was well attended. There had been an article about his death in the newspaper, and the art critic had written: The palms arent swaying quite as much as they used to. I walked through the crowd at his service, greeting everyone, and thanking them for coming. One of the attendees was the woman whod commissioned Mickeys final mural, who happened to be on the board of the Aus...

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Published on November 27, 2020 09:36
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Humans of New York: Stories

4.54 avg rating — 16,581 ratings — published 2015 — 14 editions
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Humans of New York

4.49 avg rating — 16,390 ratings — published 2013 — 15 editions
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Little Humans

4.11 avg rating — 1,374 ratings — published 2014 — 7 editions
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Humans

4.53 avg rating — 1,218 ratings — published 2020 — 7 editions
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“Just because you're an adult doesn't mean you're grown up. Growing up means being patient, holding your temper, cutting out the self-pity, and quitting with the righteous indignation.'

'Why do so many people seem to love righteous indignation?'

'Because if you can prove you're a victim, all rules are off. You can lash out at people. You don't have to be accountable for anything.”
Brandon Stanton, Humans of New York

“I really wanted to take her photo, so I walked up to the nearest adult and asked, 'Does she belong to you?' Suddenly the music stopped, and I heard: 'I belong to myself!”
Brandon Stanton, Humans of New York
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“To the world you may be one person, but to one person you may be the world.”
Brandon Stanton, Humans of New York

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