Friday lunchtime linkage

Mayor Tall’s struggles in historical context [POLITICO New York]
David Stern being urged to run for mayor, institute dress code in NYC [New York Post]
All the while, Mayor Tall ponders ripping up Times Square to thwart naked ladies [NYM]
Brooklyn Heights library developers accused of housing segregation [Brooklyn Paper]
These bears frolicking in a pool are living your best life [Gothamist]
Bushwick’s Colony 1209 is no longer a colonizer, by name at least [The Awl]
Eric Adams says Brooklyn got some affordable housing fun money [DNA Info]
Bronx’s John F. Kennedy High School severely damaged by an explosion [CBS2]