Tuesday lunchtime linkage

Life under the NYPD’s watchful eyes [Village Voice]
Why do Canadian comedians with big dreams ditch Canada for New York City? [Splitsider]
Brooklyn is host to a bunch of underground boxing parties. Who knew? [Bedford + Bowery]
The bid to buy the Barclays Center seems pretty low [Atlantic Yards Report]
The City Council isn’t racing to endorse the horse carriage ban [Capital]
Bark is expanding to the Village [Grub Street]
The 773 Lounge at least has a nice facade while they recover from their fire [Ditmas Park Corner]
A ban on carry-on luggage would make air travel more fun [NPR]