Fat Tuesday linkage

Mardi Gras party guides [the skint]
Stop naming your business after Brooklyn, please [Grub Street]
Celebrate procrastination week, you know, at some point [Psychology Today]
How to care for your old books [Apartment Therapy]
DIY clean while still being green [Greenpointers]
How to split a check at a restaurant [The Awl]
Bikes v. cars headed to court: PPW bike lane lawsuit filed [Brownstoner]
Famed recently closed Chinatown arcade resurfaces in BK! [Gothamist]