Friday lunchtime linkage

Al Roker is sorry for insulting Mayor Tall [Wall Street Journal]
NYU students were pissed about having school, took to Twitter [Gothamist]
Speaking of that, here’s why New York doesn’t cancel school [Business Insider]
Cyclists, pedestrians getting a safer, saner Brooklyn Bridge entrance [Streetsblog]
Court scenes after dark in Brooklyn [The Awl]
A history of dating game shows getting mean (not Friends With Single People though) [AV Club]
Windsor Terrace is getting a food co-op [Kensington BK]
19th Century New Yorkers against Valentine’s Day [Runnin’ Scared]
A poem about being obsessed with a stupid jerk [Maggie Estep]