Tuesday lunchtime linkage

Why the L train broke [WNYC]
Bougie hotel coming to the Rockways [Gothamist]
Wall Street Journal won’t drop this “bike lobby” thing [ANIMAL]
Bid on The ultimate hipster prop: Hemingway’s typewriter [BOOKTRYST]
Greenpoint may get bike share earlier than planned [Daily News]
Looters gonna loot [DNA Info]
BK metalhead tweens give no fucks about being bullied [Gawker]
Maybe let’s stop buying diamonds [Business Insider]
Ray Kelly is fine with the government listening to every phone call [NYP]