For what it's worth, I am now on Facebook--with a regular page and a fan page. Not really sure what I'm doing there, but...
Some insider tips on how to research a building. [TM]
Now at Bergdorf's, for a mere $1850: "Marc Jacobs has been able to effectively channel some of that punky East Village spirit in his new St. Marks Hobo, a quilted black satin handbag that’s been studded (like most St. Marks denizens) for extra edge." [EVG]
Read it and weep. Writes Matt Harvey: "Traffic halts while the five blondes flash their popsicle-colored thongs as they drunkenly pile into a cab on East Houston Street..." [NYP]
Aww...bodega cat asleep amongst the Dipsy Doodles:
Artist Damon Rich maps foreclosures on the Panorama of NYC--a "pink stigmata" across the city. [NYT]
Developers in Harlem go bust--one considers "chopping up [a] home, which belonged to a Harlem family for nearly 90 years, and renting it out" to college kids. [NYT]
Joe Jr's closing covered by Serious Eats and NY1.
David's Bagels spot is still empty--says East Village Idiot, "serves their old landlord right." [via Eater]
The artisanal fetishists are now doing their damnedest to ruin pizza--"The only thing they haven’t brought over is the water from that polluted Bay of Naples." [NYT]
Edward Hopper's "Nighthawks" spot to be covered by MTA ventilation monstrosity. [Curbed]