You funded it, you got your money’s worth. Or at least we hope you feel like you did. Saturday’s Mermaid Parade had everything an attendee could hope for: face tattoos, big crowds, muscle cars, ribald politics and of course, mermaids. If there was any doubt about Sandy, or even Applebee’s, putting a damper on the day, it was obliterated the moment you saw your first pair of painted boobs or man with a plastic baby sticking out of his crotch. You’ll get that one in a second, with plenty of pictures after the jump.
1. Delight in décor at Centerpiece: A Sculpture Garden and Musical Pop-Up where artists display their tabletop works and musicians play live. (Friday, Pete's...
Celebrate a burlesque bat mitzvah, marvel at moss art, watch the sun (mostly) disappear, and more ways to have a total eclipse of the heart this week.
Relive 20th century Brooklyn through one Italian family's photos, and the lovingly annotated pictures of Anthony Catalano.
Hear comedy about dead bodies, schmooze with lots of artists, watch knife-throwers and acrobats, and more ways to be amazed this week.