THINGS I LEARNED ABOUT GOVERNORS ISLAND, NY, THIS AFTERNOON

  1. 1.
    It exists
  2. 2.
    Lots of fun art, like this umbrella sculpture
  3. 3.
    Nice views of lower Manhattan
  4. 4.
    Excellent six-person swing. Plus. No cocktails served near swing. Minus.
  5. 5.
    Cool ferry terminal.
  6. 6.
    In the summer, hosts a "Jazz lawn party" where hundreds of people get dressed up in full 1920s regalia
  7. 7.
    Hundreds of people have a lot more free time than I do.