Saturday, May 27, 2017

Battle of Brooklyn

March 9, 2010 by  
Filed under Everything Else, Video

(PBS special on the American Revolution – Chapter 4: “The Battle for Long Island”) It’s pretty darn shocking how many life long New Yorkers have no idea about the Battle of Brooklyn, which back then was also referred to as Long Island. If you’re one of them, watch the videos to gain some insight. In the first […]

Dinner and a Video on the Staten Island Ferry

July 30, 2009 by  
Filed under Staten Island, Video

  (Video by Bald Punk – Music by Edwin Starr) From far and wide we had a meeting of the minds tonight. Me, my lady friend, and the pizza and Chinese delivery guys journeyed from the edges of the known universe to be together. I came from South Ferry where I was already working. My lady […]