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  1. art
    A ‘Retrospective’ for Emerging Artists in Bushwick’s Former Pfizer FactoryCurating your friends in a “parody” of art nepotism.
  2. habitats
    How Novelist John Wray Made His Brooklyn Brownstone Into a Writers’ ClubhouseThis Park Slope townhouse is a cross between an artists’ colony, a co-working space, and a frat house.
  3. Marianne Ways: Comedy Booker, Producer, and Consultant ExtraordinaireOver the years, Littlefield in Brooklyn has become a go-to spot for Monday night comedy in New York. It was once the home of Kurt Braunohler […]
  4. David Letterman, Tracy Morgan, Amy Schumer, and More Will Appear on ‘Jimmy […]Jimmy Kimmel is bringing his late night show back to Brooklyn this month, and today ABC revealed the guest lineup. David Letterman, Billy Joel, […]
  5. cameos
    The NYC Parks Department Is Trolling Us With Drake’s Wheelchair Jimmy Meme NowJust hold on, we’re going to Fort Greene Park.
  6. brooklyn
    Now That We Have Bushwick, Here Are 6 Other Brooklyn Thrillers We’d Like to SeeWhat would Williamsburg’s neighborhood thriller look like? What about Park Slope’s?
  7. ‘Jimmy Kimmel Live’ Returns to Brooklyn for a Week of Shows in OctoberJimmy Kimmel is bringing his ABC late night show back to Brooklyn this fall. According to Deadline, Jimmy Kimmel Live will tape a week of […]
  8. books
    Author Danzy Senna on Finding Inspiration After Leaving BrooklynThe New People writer moved to California because New York felt like “a book party that never ended.” She doesn’t mean that in a good way.
  9. Here’s the Lineup for the 10th and Final Eugene Mirman Comedy FestivalAfter ten years, the Eugene Mirman Comedy Festival is returning one more time in September. The final festival runs from Friday, September 15th […]
  10. This Venue That Birthed Some of Indie Rock’s Boldest Bands Might Be Closing DownVIDEO: A fight is underway to save it.
  11. r.i.p.
    Notorious B.I.G. Honored by the Brooklyn Nets 20 Years After His DeathPuff Daddy, Faith Evans, and others remembered the rapper, who died 20 years ago.
  12. What Happened to Paul Auster? A Decade Ago, He Was a Nobel Candidate.Did he change, or did we?
  13. shootings
    Rapper Troy Ave Stable After Being Shot TwiceTroy Ave was shot while driving a car on Christmas.
  14. sundance 2017
    What Will Be the Sundance-iest Movie at Sundance Next Year?Three points for each film featuring a white person stricken with ennui.
  15. Bill Murray Bartends; You Pretend You’re ThereIn the immortal words of Jean-Paul Sartre: Bottoms up.
  16. barkeeps
    Bill Murray Is Bartending in BK This WeekendBill Murray is bartending in Greenpoint this weekend — or at least he was, until you nerds found out about it.
  17. 2016 Brooklyn Comedy Festival to Feature Reggie Watts, Vanessa Bayer, […]The Brooklyn Comedy Festival has just announced its lineup for 2016, with the fest slated to run from August 22-28th at various venues across […]
  18. monuments
    Brooklyn to Get Captain America StatueIt literally weighs a ton.
  19. guinness world records
    Brooklyn Man Sets TV-Binge-Watching World RecordYes, he watched Battlestar Galactica.
  20. the sound of money
    Why the Vinyl Boom Is Actually a DroughtWith vinyl sales at the highest in decades, skeptics say there’s nowhere to go but down. Maybe then pressing plants will actually be able to meet demand.
  21. festivals
    Update: Sundance Film Festival Expanding to Brooklyn?Finally, Robert Redford and Jay-Z will be best friends.
  22. jimmy kimmel live
    Jimmy Kimmel Asks: Hipster or Hasid?Welcome to Williamsburg!
  23. julie klausner
    Julie Klausner and Ted Leo Took a ‘Whiskey and Whittling’ Class in BrooklynAnd it was funny.
  24. b-u-t-t-a-h
    Barbra Streisand Is From BrooklynBabs’s Barclays Center homecoming was as emotional, eccentric, and over-the-top as only she can be.
  25. comedians in cars getting coffee
    Watch ‘Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee’“You’re not going to believe what these young kids have done to Brooklyn.”
  26. casting couch
    Rooney Mara, Nick Hornby Attached to Colm Tóibín AdaptationThis sounds promising!
  27. marty markowitz
    Watch Marty Markowitz Perform ‘Liquid Swords’Turns out Marty Markowitz does know about Staten Island!
  28. peelander-z
    See Japanese Punk Rockers Peelander-Z Terrorize BrooklynNo, it’s not the Japanese cast of Yo Gabba Gabba! It’s a punk band! Seriously!
  29. brooklyn
    Meet the Brooklyn Peaches, a Synchronized Swimming TeamFollowing in the footsteps of roller derby, see hot “alt” girls with tattoos and dye jobs trade in the roller skates for bathing caps.
  30. clickables
    See One Man’s Painstaking LEGO Re-creation of BrooklynWith subways and liquor stores and everything.
  31. clickables
    Watch a Brooklyn Man Stage a Music Attack on the Today ShowEveryone’s just fine.
  32. show me the money
    Did Spike Lee Sell Out Bed-Stuy?A liquor ad he endorsed is papered all over the neighborhood from ‘Do the Right Thing.’
  33. last night on late night
    Late Night: Stephen Colbert Vs. WilliamsburgPlus Tobey Maguire owes Tracy Morgan $75, on our regular late-night roundup.
  34. homages
    NYU Student’s Film Swaps Woody Allen’s Manhattan for Brooklyn“I could go to bed with the entire staff of ‘N+1’ if I wanted to!”
  35. books
    Hello Brooklyn, How You Doin’?A helpful guide to which Brooklyn-set books you should buy and which you should skip.
  36. The Secret Life of Gossip GirlOur weekly reality index of the only show we’ve ever liked before it became cool.
  37. apropos of nothing
    ‘Guardian’ Calls Brooklyn the Hip New Place for Indie MusicThere’s really only one acceptable explanation for the Guardian’s breathless article about the vitality of the Brooklyn music scene: The editors filed the story back in 2002, misplaced it, found it yesterday, and published it today with some of the band and venue names changed in the hope that readers wouldn’t know the difference.
  38. apropos of nothing
    Party at Our House!