It seems like long ago when you could say “occupy” and might actually be talking about the productive things you do waiting for your favorite teevee show to come on. There’s not much info here, but I Love Franklin Ave reports the Occupy Brooklyn General Assembly will be holding its second meeting on Thursday, 7pm at 918 Kent Ave. in Clinton Hill. There’s no vegan pizza buffet like in Zuccotti, but it is a potluck, so bring a dish. Hey, who said this county belonged to KINGS anyway??
Point of fact: Halloween is the best holiday in New York City. Why? First of all, it’s the only holiday whose sole adult purpose is partying. Second, it’s the most creative holiday. And since New York is a hotbed of creative energy, we get some wild instances of that. (Not to mention, New Yorkers are especially good at bringing getting their pets into the […]
Sex is weird. In conversation, it’s kind of out in the open. But in practice, it’s something we prefer to do with the lights off. We do it without communicating, and we sneak out quietly after it’s done, and we certainly don’t disclose the physical details without purposeful prompting from close friends. But one comedian has set out to bring sex definitely out of the bedroom — […]
1. Learn some important borough history at the book launch for A History of Brooklyn Bridge Park, which recounts the “grassroots, multivoiced, and contentious effort” to transform the park since the 1980s; the event will include a panel discussion and book signing. (Monday, powerHouse Books, FREE) 2. Or go back even further in Brooklyn history at […]