Wednesday lunchtime linkage

Cars ruined Brooklyn [Brooklyn Magazine]
Private equity firms are getting rich off of you being a renter [Salon]
Mayor Tall is still alright with Reverend Al [Observer]
Miley Cyrus in Brooklyn, through the eyes of the New Yorker [New Yorker]
Max Fish might be staying on the Lower East Side after all [ANIMAL]
St. Paul, Minneapolis have twinsies feud over Uber, Lyft [Atlantic City]
NYU starting a class on Bitcoin [Metropolis]
The World’s Fair Pavillion back in the day, and in the depressing present [Untapped Cities]