Friday lunchtime linkage

Assaulting a police officer charges dropped in Sunset Park melee [Brooklyn Paper]
Councilwoman looks to protect New Yorkers from giant trucks [Streetsblog]
Also congestion pricing is back. Hooray! [Crain’s]
David Carr made everyone feel like his best friend, but meant it [Gakwer]
These are allegedly the most desirable men in New York City [New York Post]
Long Island is dying [CityLab]
People are pissed about that sale of land for $1 to a luxury apartment developer [Commercial Observer]
PLG rezoning meeting devolves into chaos, and a good time was had by all [DNA Info]