Wednesday lunchtime linkage

Barefoot, jorts-clad man wanders Williamsburg [FREEwilliamsburg]
Stripping is sexy, but still not art in the eyes of the law [ANIMAL]
The Mets’ pitching should be alright this year, even minus Matt Harvey [ESPN NY]
The city is fixing Borough Hall’s cracked sidewalks [DNA Info]
Reading the Times from a feminist perspective [Observer]
While other hospitals close, Park Slope doesn’t want a bigger one [New York Times]
Bill de Blasio’s history of violence favors [Runnin’ Scared]
Subway agent flips off customer. And they say the old New York is dead! [NYM]