Friday lunchtime linkage

Banksy comes to East New York, East New York says “Pay up” [Gawker]
Gigantic Willets Point deal moves forward [Capital]
The truck of screaming stuffed animals came to Borough Hall [Brooklyn Heights Blog]
What year did the Times discover homosexuality? [Slate]
No one wants to give money to Joe Lhota [DNA Info]
Is krokodil coming to New York? Hopefully not [ANIMAL]
Shady Flatbush landlord gets subpoenaed for shady landlord things [NY1]
Hungry March Band on the Williamsburg waterfront [The Awl]