Thursday linkage

John Hodgman finally answers burning Park Slope questions [FiPS]
Book price inflation index [The Awl]
Special Jesus birthday hours at The Flea [Brownstoner]
Celebs, they’re just like us! [Gothamist]
Relaunching a dating site? That takes Nerve [NYO]
Coming this winter: wifi-enabled sledding [L Magazine]
Biggie biggie biggie, controversy [The Local]
Cheap cigarettes, too good to last [Daily Intel]