Do or Dine, the Bed-Stuy purveyor of foie-gras donuts located in a spot where Biggie used to freestyle, is celebrating its one-year anniversary on Sunday. To mark the occasion, the restaurant is dressing up in drag of one of its favorite restaurants by recreating David Chang’s original Momofuku Noodle Bar menu from seven years ago, including the original prices. That original menu included $3 PBRs, $7 shredded pork ramen and $8 ginger scallion noodles. And since Chang revealed at GoogaMooga he almost never comes to Brooklyn, this might be as good as you get ’round these parts.
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 […]