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Friday, Aug. 26, 2011

This week’s weekend reads — handpicked by your favorite bookstore

Books: See what the ladies behind WORD, Greenlight and BookMark Shoppe are recommending. Comment

They’ve got the beat!

They’ve got the beat!

Music: Ska legends The English Beat come to Brooklyn on Sept. 2. Get ready to skank. Comment

Thursday, Aug. 25, 2011

Event: Our reporter takes on the best grapplers in the world. How did he do? Watch the video! Update: This event has been canceled. Comment
Dining: Wood burning, thin-crust pizzas. Cupcakes. The locavore movement. Fifteen-dollar cocktails with exotic citrus and herb infusions. Gourmet Cup O’ Noodles? Comments (1)

Your guide to the best noodles in town

Dining: Manhattan may be home to such esteemed ramen-temples as Ippudo and Momofuko, but these slurp-worthy spots make Brooklyn a true noodle destination. Comments (1)
Nightlife: Arnold Schwarzenegger may be the ultimate macho movie star, but that doesn’t mean he couldn’t do without some feathers and glitter. Comment

Tuesday, Aug. 23, 2011

Event: This Downtown couple make up some of the best arm wrestlers in the city. Comments (1)
Bridge ‘Park’: This event includes opera, music, film and wienerschnitzel. Comment

You tawkin’ to us?!

You tawkin’ to us?!

Cinema: Heights woman shows off documentary on the New York accent. Comments (3)

Monday, Aug. 22, 2011

Nightlife: Here’s a preview of the action on Tuesday at Der Schwarze Kölner’s annual beer-stein-holding contest — with a video of our own beer-stein-holding editor putting himself to the test. Comments (2)

Simply the best burger in New York City!

Prime Time: Joe wins the Macy’s “Battle of the Burger” contest — and now he tells us how to achieve grilling greatness! Comments (3)
Music: Who says old school print newspapers are good for nothing? Comments (4)

Let’s get ready to bend-genderrrrs!

Event: The Transman pageant is back! Comment

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