President Obama chose Brooklyn U.S. Attorney Loretta Lynch to replace Eric Holder as the U.S. attorney general. She still needs to be confirmed by a soon-to-be Republican-majority Senate in January.

A drunken nude man rode the subway.

This cloud looks like it’s eating the moon over the East Village.

Latin Kings arrested for wilding the fuck out.

A woman stabbed her nephew in the worst place.

NYPD is going to step up its surveillance of the Internet to track “Lone Wolf” terrorists or as they used to be called, crazy people.

Twelve great reasons why women do not deserve the right to vote — according to a prominent 1914 anti-suffragist

One million photos of NYC history for sale.

Jared Leto as the joker?

A ship nicked the bottom of the Brooklyn Bridge.

Club 57 on St. Mark’s (1979-1983) : “It was run by Ann Magnuson, who called it a place for ‘pointy-toed hipsters, girls in rockabilly petticoats, spandex pants, and thrift-store stiletto heels…suburban refugees who had run away from home to find a new family…who liked the things we liked–Devo, Duchamp, and William S. Burroughs–and (more important) hated the things we hated–disco, Diane von F├╝rstenberg, and The Waltons.'”

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