Tuesday lunchtime linkage

Despite a vast improvement, we’re still in last place [Daily News]
You had me at “deep-fried turkey station” [Brooklyn Heights Blog]
Now that more is visible, do you still think it’s ugly? [Prospect Heights Patch]
An easy vote for saving animal lives [FiPS]
Is Bloomberg raising the price to go to the movies? [Animal]
Taking the bike lane to death-defying new heights [Gothamist]
Wasn’t this how the Joker was made? [NYP]
Brooklyn on Brooklyn violence [BK Paper]