Things I love:
1-So much to do
2-Interesting people everywhere
4-Big parks that make you feel like you're in the woods
5-Riding bikes is the quickest way to get anywhere
6-Public transportation is splendid
7-All the fun shops and restaurants
Things I'd classify more as "hate"
1-Native New Yorkers who think there is nothing else besides NY
2-It takes FOREVER to get anywhere
3-Humidity (I'm from the desert people!!)
5-Everything is so damn expensive.
6-Its dirty, VERY dirty.