The New York Public Library is surprisingly CHUD-friendly


#1

Originally published at: http://boingboing.net/2016/08/15/the-new-york-public-library-is.html


#2

Hmm…want’s a pneumatic tube system for moving the book like the Library of Congress used to use. http://pneumaticpost.blogspot.com/2015/04/librarys-keynote.html


#3

Where’s the Art History section? I’m with a girl and we’re in a rush to get to second base.


#4

Holy cow, someone else watched C.H.U.D.!


#5

I hear this is the most popular book on the lower stacks:


#6

I find the New York Public Library a surprising choice for lunch and the access is wonderful.

So many dark corners.


#7

So will somebody chime in here and explain WTF is a CHUD?


#8

#9

A cannibalistic humanoid underground dweller, as from the movie of the same name. I still don’t know what it has to do with the NYPL.


#10

Sewer-dwelling mutants from the '80s cult-classic horror flick of the same name.

No, the headline still doesn’t make sense.


#11

They live/d in NYC sewers


#12

Disagree.


#13

Reiterate original statement.


#14

Reiterate original retort.


#15

GOTO 10


#16

sys 64738


#17

Also surprisingly CHUD friendly: shopping mall basements. Let me just open up the telepsychotronic heat radiation shield here and show you.


#18

Seems legit.


#19

It also looks hospitable to a free-floating full-torso vaporous apparition!


#20

CHUD?

What about Erik living in the uncharted depths of the Paris Opera? (Not the ALW one)

I could be the Phantom of a Library.