Wednesday lunchtime linkage

What’s the fight over AirBnB is about [New York Magazine]
Trying to swim north to south in every public pool in Manhattan [New Yorker]
80’s New York: The Haunted House! [DNA Info]
The construction company putting up the first Barclays apartment calls it quits [WNYC]
NYC will name, shame and fine the shit out of bad landlords [Gothamist]
Vaya con dios, Brooklyn Rod and Gun Club [Bedford + Bowery]
Here are maybe the 10 best ‘hoods in NYC to raise kids (if you can be trusted with them) [BU]