Monday, September 8, 2008

*Everyday Chatter

Full coverage of the Slacktivists' "Donut Social" this past weekend, complete with DEP sound meters, flying donuts, and tazerings. [NMNL]

Tonight: Enjoy the celebration of the Black Madonna at Phoenix Bar in the EV. [IADP]

The Post endorses McCain and The International Bar. Should we worry? [EVG]

Remembering the walls of Minetta's. [GVDP]

Brooklyn trendsters scared of jail reopening in their nabe. [Post]

Bankers, lawyers, Facebook partiers, Philippe Starck-dwellers all try to remain in denial as the tsunami of foreclosure descends upon Manhattan. [Times]

Enjoying burlesque in Tompkins Square Park. [Blah]

RIP for Astroland--is it really gone? [RH]

Astroland liquidated. Buy Dante's Inferno for $225,000. [GL]

Take a final ride through Dante's Inferno with this podcast. [BotB]

Can Coney still be saved? [AntiKris]

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

I went to Coney Island for the first the previous weekend and went on some of the Astroland rides. I had no idea at the time that it would be shut down permanent within a week. This seems to be happening to me a lot. I'm glad I took some pictures while it was still there.