Friday lunchtime linkage

An NYPD officer talks bluntly about what’s wrong in the NYPD [New York Magazine]
Mayor Tall and the police union are fighting [Capital]
Noah Baumbach’s new movie is set in Bushwick, will drive up your rent [Gothamist]
What can these dead famous authors teach you about decorating? [BrickUnderground]
Scenes from Day Two of the Eric Garner protests [ANIMAL]
Cop who shot Akai Gurley texted his union instead of calling the EMTs [Daily News]
There are shrines to saints scattered around the city [Untapped Cities]
Starbucks is getting fancy coffee shops, which means other Starbucks are now trash [The Awl]