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The Hunger

April 9, 2010 by  
Filed under Fiction, Secrets of NYC, Stories

The Hunger

It was late last Saturday afternoon, and we were headed for a Polish Easter Eve celebration in Greenpoint. It was to be a night of great food, good beer, and soulful Eastern European celebrants. My lady friend(LF) and I along with the pizza and Chinese delivery guys(aka num and nuts) headed out of our apartment building in Upper Manhattan. We […]

DUMBO (Down Under the Manhattan Bridge) in Brooklyn

April 9, 2010 by  
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DUMBO (Down Under the Manhattan Bridge) in Brooklyn

(Photos by Bald Punk) DUMBO seems to be a nice little arts and crafts/hipster community, budding in the crosswinds of the East River. I should have taken more photos of the artsy shops and crap, but I made a beeline for the park under the bridge. And then I had to get over to the Brooklyn Bridge. […]

Malcolm McLaren – ‘The Great Rock n Roll Swindler is Dead’

April 8, 2010 by  
Filed under Everything Else, Music, Video

Malcolm McLaren – ‘The Great Rock n Roll Swindler is Dead’

(“The Great Rock n Roll Swindle” from the movie of the same name) Today the famed Sex Pistol’s manager Malcolm McLaren died after a battle with cancer. He was 64 years old. This video was choosen because it best represents McLaren’s M.O. in musical terms. Please note that I do not approve in any way shape or […]

Phoenix – “1901” Live on Letterman

April 7, 2010 by  
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Phoenix – “1901” Live on Letterman

I really like the drumming on this song. I first heard it in a Cadillac commercial, which I kind of think most of America did. Here are my STORIES and PHOTOS

Mount Loretto in Staten Island

April 6, 2010 by  
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Mount Loretto in Staten Island

 (Photos by Bald Punk) The church is called Saint Joachim and Anne. The grounds are known as Mount Loretto, which was an orphanage founded by Father John Christopher Drumgoole in 1871.  When I was driving out of the compound, I decided to jump out of the car and photograph a flock of Canadian Geese on the lawn. See at the […]

1st Ave in Sunset Park – Brooklyn

April 5, 2010 by  
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1st Ave in Sunset Park – Brooklyn

(Photos by Bald Punk) Today during work I had to go over to Sunset Park, which is a few blocks from Industry City where I took photos yesterday. I risked life and limb for a few of these pics. I had to climb a wobbly gate, hold on with my left, while I stuck my right […]

Industry City in Brooklyn

April 4, 2010 by  
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Industry City in Brooklyn

(Photos by Bald Punk) I’ve passed Industry City a gazillion times both on the Gowanus Expressway and on 3rd Avenue below. This is the first time I’ve been to this part of 2nd Avenue. Today it was such a gorgeous day, I had wanted to go to DUMBO (Down Under the Manhattan Bridge) to take some pics […]

Northern Boulevard in Queens

April 3, 2010 by  
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Northern Boulevard in Queens

(Photos by Bald Punk) I bet if you search the Internet this post right here is the only one devoted to photos of Northern Boulevard. I wish I would have taken more, but I didn’t know the boulevard would be a subject. Here are my STORIES and PHOTOS

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