Tuesday lunchtime linkage

Fun fact about Peter Luger: It’s not named after the founder [NewYork.com]
And here’s some fun facts about the Rockefeller Center tree [Untapped Cities]
Christine Quinn on her legacy [Capital]
Here are some really bad rooms for rent in Brooklyn [Buzzfeed]
These birthday parties sound like a nightmare, forced charity aside [New York Post]
The conductor of the derailed MetroNorth train may have been sleeping [DNA Info]
And here’s where Bloomberg was playing golf during the derailment [Runnin’ Scared]
Bushwick community groups want some things out of the Rheingold development [Brownstoner]
Guess Barclays hasn’t been that great for jobs after all [Atlantic Yards Report]