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10.17.13 Andy Cush

The fight to name a Clinton Hill block after the Notorious B.I.G. continued this week at a meeting of Brooklyn’s Community Board 2, when a member expressed her displeasure about Biggie’s body type, among other things. “He started selling drugs at 12, he was a school dropout at 17, he was arrested for drugs and […]

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10.01.13 Marina Galperina

Now that it’s over, what can we learn from the Breaking Bad series? If you’ve got cancer, go fuckin’ YOLO. Or something like that. Anyway, let’s rate the overall drug dealings and business practices of Walter White and his associate Jesse Pinkman, as per the “10 Crack Commandments” as laid forth by Mr. Christopher George Latore “The Notorious […]

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12.22.11 Marina Galperina

Brooklyn’s Habana Outpost owner Sean Meenan commissioned a mural for his restaurant that would “unite the community,” blending the image of Notorious B.I.G. and revolutionary Che. Cue drama! Who gets the artist credit? CERN who painted the actual mural, Lee Quinones who painted the actual pigeons or a 21-year-old Parsons student who submitted the original […]

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