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Friday, July 16, 2010

On the new mechanical bull — a video exclusive!

Campbell’s Soup: Some guy named Andy Campbell who said he was a reporter here got on the bull and rode it (more or less). Join Gersh Kuntzman as he covers this mediocre effort. With video … Comments (2)

Wednesday, July 14, 2010

Horrifying stab threat

Williamsburg: And a robbery to boot! Plus all the other crime news from Williamsburg’s 90th Precinct. Comments (2)

Damn heat wave!

Greenpoint: A man’s apartment is burglarized whiile he tries to escape the heat. Plus all the other illegal stuff from Greenpoint and Williamsburg’s 94th Precinct. Comment

Shake it to this Polaroid exhibition

Art: The retro appeal of the Polaroid hasn’t died, even in the age of the ultimate in instant photography — the digital camera. Comment

Tuesday, July 13, 2010

New W’burg bar’s mechnical rodeo is no bull

Nightlife: A bar with a mechanical bull is a big deal. Comment

Our man rides the bull

Campbell’s Soup: Just like the cowboys always said: When the bull bucks you off, get up and have another shot of tequila. Comment

Monday, July 12, 2010

Rebel hell! Southerners defeat Bklyn kickballers in all-star game

Greenpoint: Let the record show that on Sunday night, the South rose again — in kickball. Comments (4)

Another big free concert series on the way!

Music: JellyNYC has announced a new lineup — and venue, just after the East River State Park “pool parties” began. Comments (1)

And in this week’s league action

Greenpoint: In a colossal rematch of the Brooklyn Kickball League’s top two teams, second-ranked Brooklyn United asserted its authority over top-ranked Never Scared, defeating the purple players, 6-1. Comment

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