Thursday, October 6, 2011

*Everyday Chatter

New York's ample Apple acolytes express their sadness about the death of CEO Steve Jobs. [Racked]

"I don't think the world Mr. Jobs has helped create is much better than the one he found." [Restless]

That world would be our current Autistic Age.

"Here is what New York is about. Sociopaths getting really rich while everyone else just sits on their asses and lets it happen." [TO]

Chico decorates Ray's Candy with an homage to Bob Arihood in airbrush. [EVG]

The Villager's obit to Arihood. [Villager]

The Chelsea Hotel is looking really, really bad inside. [Curbed]

Patti Smith stealing books in the New Yorker magazine. [NYr]

Poor old Chumley's is actually starting to take shape. [LC]

Cornell and the Flower Stall Part 2. [HNY]

NYPD white-shirt goes wild with swinging nightstick at last night's Occupy Wall St. march. [NYM]


BrooksNYC said...

Thanks for the link to The Reign of the One Percenters: Income Inequality and the Death of Culture in New York City. Christopher Ketcham's piece, while depressing, is really excellent.

Crazy Eddie said...

"Poor old Chumley's is actually starting to take shape"
Shhhhhhhhhhh! Let's try to keep the opening on the QT. I know, I know, I'm in major denial here. When they open,I wonder if they will have an IHOP type awning:)

Anonymous said...

Bloomie's White Shirts are out of control. On one video, NYPD thugs said they were just doing their job. Just following orders? Haven't we heard that before?

JAZ said...

That Patti Smith story was great.