Thursday lunchtime linkage

Was that “real estate broker’s guide” fact, fiction or faction? [Brick Underground]
The plan to save Citi Bike is taking shape [Wall Street Journal]
Hey here’s some great New Yorker stories by women you should read [The Cut]
Hot bike thief action, caught on camera [FREEwilliamsburg]
Just a normal summer day at Prospect Park [Greasy Lake]
Babycastles had an 11-year-old intern [Bedford + Bowery]
The Late Show is staying in New York…for $16 million [Variety]
Why people went to Eric Garner’s funeral, in their own words [ANIMAL]
Independent commission not really independent, claims Cuomo administration [Capital]