Monday, November 18, 2013

Brooklyn Diver Dies; Yellow Dogs Memorial; and More Brooklyn Briefs

- A deep-water diver from Brooklyn dies after trying for a record. [NY Times]

- In the wake of the Yellow Dogs tragedy, on Monday (11/18) at Brooklyn Bowl there will be a "Special Memorial Evening / Fundraiser" with Nada Surf, Luke Temple, James Chance. [Brooklyn Vegan]

- Subway train kills urinating man in Prospect-Lefferts Gardens station late Saturday. [NY Daily News]

- MTA to offer "nostalgia" bus and train rides for the holidays, running train cars from the 1930s -1970s and vintage buses. [MTA]

- Reverand Billy faces  a year in jail for putting on an educational performance about JP Morgan Chase inside a Chase bank. Almost 5,000 people have asigned a petition. []

- Brooklyn filmmaker pays homage to Coney cult film 'The Warriors.' [Brooklyn Eagle]

- Just noticed this: Brooklyn’s City Point lands first office tenant: photo and fashion rep agency Art Partner. [Observer]

- Video: The cutest bath ever given to two newborn twins. [Gawker]

- From the JFK assassination to weather control and the New World Order: 50 years of conspiracy theory. [NY Magazine]

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