Tuesday, January 11, 2011

EV Grieve Etc: Mourning Edition

East Village-based firefighter, a 9/11 first responder, loses battle with cancer (Daily News)

Snow job: Bloomy was in Bermuda during the great blizzard of Dec. 26-27, 2010 (Gothamist)

Next for 250 Bowery (BoweryBoogie)

Next for 52E4 on the Bowery (Curbed)

BaoHaus a better deal than Katz's? (Fork in the Road)

The story of Oscar's Salt of the Sea (Jeremiah's Vanishing NY)

How Walmart Would Hurt NYC's Economy (The Observer)

RIP Zig Zap Records (Sheepshead Bites)

Bedbug complaints up 7 percent (The Real Deal)

And several readers have passed along the link to this "Saturday Night Live" skit ... featuring the band A Taste of New York... [Oops — sorry, the embed got wonky...]

... "from an area called between Avenue B and Avenue C." You'll likely have to watch a 30-second car commercial first...

Oh, nothing to do with anything, but kinda funny...What really happened to Endor when they ganked the Death Star (BoingBoing)


Anonymous said...

Loved the SNL skit. No one wants to hear about the real NYC!

esquared said...

unfortunately, the residents of "area called between Avenue B and Avenue C", nowadays, resemble more that of the audience.