Tuesday, November 25, 2008

*Everyday Chatter

Why, oh why is Anthony Bourdain filming at Sophie's? We almost lost it once already. [EVG]

Caught in the act: "Gays Give Rabies" guy--no vandal can escape the many cameras of our panopticon metropolis. [improv] via Gothamist

The battle for Washington Square Park: "We all want to write our desires on New York. But in a metropolis of eight million overlapping voices, that is rarely possible." [NYT]

From the Vanishing pool, a look at what lurks behind Red Hook's IKEA by Ham Hock:

Is NYC heading back to the 70s? [Brownstoner]

In the midst of collapse, should the Mets' new CitiField be renamed ShitiField? [RS]

Tensions still linger at the shuttered, evicted, booted, and be-hipped Breslin Hotel. [NYO]

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

Hopefully NYC returns back to the 1970s.

That would mean me finally being able to attend a Knicks NBA CHAMPIONSHIP parade for the 1st time in entire my life.

It would also mean the return of good music to NYC, but compared to an NBA CHAMPIONSHIP, that would just be icing on the cake.