Deputy Editor at Upworthy. Currently of Baltimore, formerly of NYC and Pittsburgh. Nerd. Feminist. Comedy fan. TV enthusiast. Ally. Fangirl. Hoping to make the world a better place by blogging in my pajamas.
"In response to a string of at least 10 unsolved sexual assaults in Brooklyn, New York police are reportedly stopping women on the street who are wearing clothing they say is revealing and advising them to cover up if they don’t want to be raped."
As soon as Andy Heidl gets the Department of Buildings to sign off, he’ll open Way Station, a Victorian-meets-steampunk drinkery…. Doctor Who nerds fans will want to drink as much as possible from the specialty cocktail list, the oftener to visit the TARDIS, the blue police call box/time machine from the show, which conceals the bar’s restroom.
In a war between bike-riding hipsters and Hasidic Jews in Brooklyn, NY…who will win? The hipsters, who are repainting their bike lanes? Or the Hasidim who sandblasted them away so as to avoid being tempted by the scantily clad bikers? I wonder what the Israelis and Palestinians fighting in the Gaza Strip think about this important social issue.