Friday lunchtime linkage

People like going to New York’s first casino [WNYC]
Snow globes showing dystopian scenes from Bloomberg’s New York [PSFK]
Charles Barron leaves City Council in very Charles Barron fashion [Daily News]
$6500/month penthouse disappointing [Sheepshead Bites]
Beyonce in Brooklyn, 15 seconds at a time [The Awl]
The 10 best Bushwick condos of 2013 (Hint: They’re all awful) [ANIMAL]
Styrofoam, e-cigarettes in public banned by City Council [New York Times]
How to talk to friends and family about Duck Dynasty [Something Awful]