Tuesday, August 28, 2007

4th Ave goes all-American

Saturday, August 25, 2007

The real Bob Murray

Arianna Huffington dissects the traditional media coverage of the Crandall Canyon Mine tragedy.

(Also, linked from there: Kos on why "traditional media" is a better term than "mainstream media" or "MSM").

Wednesday, August 22, 2007

Why Atlantic Yards is bad

One more time:

See letter by Jonathan Lethem.

Wednesday, August 08, 2007

NYC Transit Meltdown as Documented in Bagels

10:55 am today on 34th street:

Usually at that hour there's hardly anything left. The man in the cart, who sold me a tasty cinnamon roll, said that business was finally picking up a bit.

Update: my photo is now running on nytimes.com

Monday, August 06, 2007

"NYC is the Greenest City in America"

This probably is not useful in advocating for needed change in NYC, but it is fascinating:

Why New York is the greenest city in the U.S. by David Oren.

Thursday, August 02, 2007

Chiquita is the banana of the death squads

Supporting terrorists? meh!