Williamsburg roommate has a lot of opinions about Syria

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The Craigslist posting advertises an $800 room for rent in Williamsburg. The only downside: a roommate who won’t shut up about Syria. Credit: Craigslist

Someone in Williamsburg is apparently fed up with listening to his roommate’s opinions about Syria.

A Craigslist posting went up on Thursday advertising an $800 room with easy access to every train in Williamsburg, high ceilings and exposed brick, rooftop access and a roommate “who may trap you up there and suck you into a conversation about Syria. No pets.”

The listing has all the trappings of a legitimate ad, with interspersed complaints about “Mike” and his endless ranting about Syria.

“Oh really, Mike?” The frustrated roommates writes. “‘Apathy towards the Middle East is bankrupting this nation’s morality’? Stop using my shampoo.”

The room is apparently available immediately, so act now.

Follow Danielle Tcholakian on Twitter @danielleiat


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