It Took Me 22 Years To Figure Out “The Hustle” Is Utter Garbage

But I won’t give it up

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One night in April of 1999, I snuck out of work at 9 PM and met some friends at a glitzy New York City bar famous for their $15 lobster rolls ($30 adjusted for inflation) and one too many creatively mixed drinks.

We celebrated an achievement I had sought since moving to New York.