Serendipitously, after posting We Love Your Dog! over at The Grumbler, I came upon Michael Sean Edwards' "No Dogs Allowed" flickr set--photos of dogs left outside a cafe on Tompkins Square Park. As it should be. And a great series.
photo: Michael Sean Edwards
Watching the East Village turn into Midtown. [EVG]
Today is the last day of business for Moe's in Clinton Hill, reports a reader who says the 10-year-old bar is not "Mars Bar, Sophie's, or anything of the like. But it is a special place to me, warm, welcoming, far and away the most racially mixed dive bar crowd I've ever seen. And a great establishment." Go today to say goodbye.
Remembering the Wigwam Bar and the Mohawk Indian community of Brooklyn. [CGP]
See the great downtown poets of the 1970s at Anthology tomorrow and Friday night, including Ted Berrigan, Tim Dlugos, Eileen Myles, Alice Notley, Peter Orlovsky, Ron Padgett, and lots more. [AFA]
This looks good: A book about why we get annoyed by annoying people. [NYT]