Wednesday lunchtime linkage

Tish James wins the public advocate runoff [Capital]
Chirlane McCray will be a hell of a first lady [New York Times]
Idiot sends fake grenade to David Petraeus [New York Magazine]
Tales of owing money [The Billfold]
“Why didn’t the landlord mention the ‘sewage and bodies’ thing in the Craigslist post?” [HuffPo]
Here’s some affordable housing, Crown Heights [Brownstoner]
Here come the CitiBike trip-and-fall lawsuits [DNA Info]