Did today’s rage at Facebook’s changes make you temporarily forget your rage at Netflix’s way bigger changes? Let us refresh your memory because, between upping prices, removing instant-access Party Down from our lives and adding a silly sounding new service, you’re probably wondering what to do. The good nerds over at Wired have got your back with this complete rundown of eight Netflix alternatives, from iTunes and RedBox to Hulu and Vudu. Wired’s Mike Isaac runs down the prices, selection, pros (“wired”), cons (“tired”) and ranks each one. Handy, right?
Bed-Stuy is getting a locally-sourced general store [DNA Info] There was maybe a race problem with the catcalling video [Slate] Literally one million people have been arrested for pot possession in NYC since 1980 [Gotham Gazette] Cabbies aren’t peeing enough, apparently [ANIMAL] Shake Shack has crinkle cut fries again, if that’s what you’re into [Gothamist] […]
It’s been a little while since the days of landlords burning down their building in New York for fun and insurance money. After all, it’s much more fun and profitable to just jack up the rent, regardless of whether it’s legal or not. So we’ve gotta hand it to the building owner in Bed-Stuy who […]
1. If you don’t want to buy a halloween costume just go get it drawn on you at these tattoo shops for $31! (Friday) 2. Go liquor treating at a rye whiskey with rock candy syrup tasting at at the Greene Grape. (Friday) 3. Eight of Swords is celebrating Halloween and their third anniversary with […]