Wednesday lunchtime links

The Barclays Center facade could have fallen down [Curbed]
Hopefully you avoided bullets on New Year’s [Runnin' Scared]
Turns out playing video games DOESN’T make you crazy [The Atlantic]
Zipcar bought by Avis, no longer indie [NY Mag]
Jay-Z is doing the score for the Great Gatsby. Kinda makes sense [P4K]
There’s at least one school taking the “armed guards” approach [NY Post]
Greenpointers is hiring [Greenpointers]
Here’s some video of the Coney Island Polar Bear plunge [ATZ]
La crise existentielle de Deron Williams [New York Times]