We’re taking a few days off until after the holidays to dig out our servers and brush off some fresh content. In the meantime, a reminder: if you’re holding onto coupons from the first Brokelyn Beer Book, your time is almost up! They expire on New Year’s Eve (Friday), which means you have just four more days to claim your beers at our 25 great bars. (Beer Book 2.0, however, is good until the end of 2011). While we’re away for the week, keep up with us on Twitter and Facebook. And let us know if you need help planning a bar crawl.
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 […]