Tamale Lady in Sunnyside
Should you happen to be near the 46 Street Bliss train station in the mornings there are now tamales.
First there was one woman who appeared maybe once a week. She still shows now and then, but another enterprising tamale lady is there pretty much every weekday (I'm not sure about weekends). I haven't yet tried the spicy variety, her sweet tamales (pink with fruit juice, once with a piece of pineapple in the center; today's tamal had raisins).
You can't miss her, under the elevated, southern side of the street. "Tamales One Dollar!"