Friday lunchtime linkage

The story behind the world’s best Halloween video [Sideshow]
What killed 3rd Ward? A rush to get investors, mostly [CulturalWeekly]
Just a drill bit almost smashing through a packed F train, nothing to see here [Daily News]
Don’t talk like a robot when doing customer service for the City of New York [DNA Info]
Red Hook is getting a big glass office development [New York YIMBY]
NYC’s top cop resigns abruptly [New York Times]
How often do you shout “Fuggedaboudit” at the Statue of Liberty? [Clickhole]
How someone’s crappy Bushwick loft became a crime scene [Brick Underground]