Things have improved, yes. [h/t PINP & Neighborhood’r] Update 4:20: @DustinFinn suggests we do a little comparison. Here’s a pic of the lane now by flickr user ubin_malla (after the jump):
Archives for July 2010
Nick and Mallory are filming a Williamsburg Tour for Japanese People. So far, they’ve shot the intro. Their goal “is to make an informational video-based website for a hipster in Tokyo to reference before her first trip to NYC.” Stay tuned, we guess?
Intern Bryce at Seattle’s 107.7 The End posted :30 second snippets of each song from the new Arcade Fire album. As these things go, the band and the label had them remove the post from the site, so, Bryce updated, “Out of respect for the band and their labels wishes we have removed these streams […]
Some insane woman from Alaska is ranting on Facebook about how an Islamic community center built near Ground Zero would be a “stab in the heart of the families of the victims.” Quite frankly, she’s being a racist loon. Go report her post on Facebook for being “Racist/Hate Speech” to the admins. Let’s see if […]
We’ve been enjoying this new video directed by Joao Machado. Just don’t call it chillwave. MP3 Neon Indian – “6669” Neon Indian – “6669 (Aislyn Remix)”
DeFarra Gaymon probably thought he was dreaming. It was late at night in a park known for men cruising for sex when one dressed as a cop ran by and dropped his handcuffs. “I’ll play along,” Gaymon probably thought, as he began masturbating waiting for the guy dressed like a cop to return. What happened […]
Commuting is a job for Superman! Photo by Hragv posted on A Brooklyn Art Critic’s Notebook. Update 11:29am: He notes it’s by an artist named Primo. See more of his work here.
A few weeks ago while walking on Bedford Avenue we noticed that a new restuarant called “The Bedford” had taken the place of the old Sound Fix location. Jumping on the farm-to-table bandwagon, The Bedford serves local, organic entrees with daily specials inspired by the most recent selection available at local markets. Our favorite dishes […]
Williamsburg’s Big Terrific comedy show is making moves — they just announced a show at the Music Hall Friday, 8/27 at 8. Tickets are $12. It’ll be hosted by by Gabe Liedman, SNL’s Jenny Slate and Max Silvestri With “Many Special Guests.” I once caught Zach Galifianakis as one of those special guests back when […]
Just to follow up on this once-terrible piece of news, the dog that woman tweaking out on drugs had bodyslammed into the pavement at North 7th and Driggs is doing OK at a vet hospital hanging out with stuffed animals and the cop who saved his life. The Mayor’s Alliance is fronting his bill, so […]