Thursday linkage

Show off that shag at Coney Island Beard & Mustache Competition [Kinetic Carnival]
Bed-Stuy gentrification in one handy map [L Magazine]
Robicelli’s cupcakes for your Rosh Hashana [Ditmas Park Blog]
Polarizing publishing prodigy Tao Lin at Book Court tonight [Melville House]
Free Videogum Back to School comedy show at Bell House [Videogum]
Bed bugs: bad for business, good for lawyers and pest control companies [NYT]
DOH strikes again: Ozzie’s on Fifth Ave. closed [Brownstoner]
BK man survives 625-volt shock after falling on third rail of subway [Daily News]