Gersh Kuntzman

  • Blogs

    March 25, 2009

    Dark Days, Press-Wise, for Atlantic Yards

    As Ward Harkavy pointed out this morning, Atlantic Yards architect Frank Gehry's admission in regard to the project ("I don't think it's going to happen") must chap developer Bruce Ratner's ass, despite Gehry's walkback. Project foes such as Atlantic Yards Report are emboldened; today AYR strangel ... More >>

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    March 23, 2009

    Radio's George Weber Slain

    Police found George Weber bound and stabbed to death in his Henry Street apartment Sunday morning. The former newsman for WABC radio, gone freelance since being laid off in February of 2008, was undressed and in his bed; his tub was running, the apartment was ransacked, and there were no signs of fo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 10, 2009

    Rupert Murdoch Buys the Brooklyn Paper

    The Observer says the Brooklyn Paper is now a Murdoch product. The Brooklyn Paper's editor, former New York Post scribe Gersh Kuntzman (pictured nude, above), says his once and future boss won't change the feisty output of "Brooklyn's Real Newspaper." We certainly hope not. It would suck to see Sm ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 27, 2009

    Nude Celebrity Journalist in Brooklyn Paper

    Having lascivated painfully over Miss New York in his Brooklyn Paper, Editor Gersh Kuntzman decided it was time you put his own tuchas on the hook, and today chronicles his stint as a nude model for the "Drink and Draw" life class in Bushwick ("$15 and all the Pabst Blue Ribbon you can drink," which ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 23, 2009

    Gersh Kuntzman Pumps for Miss NY, Calls Miss NJ "Not Attactive"

    Gersh Kuntzman -- actually one of our favorite newsmen, and the SNA's 2008 Editor of the Year -- has taken a strong stand in his Brooklyn Paper for our state's representative to the 2009 Miss America pageant, Leigh-Taylor Smith. That's understandable -- Smith's a former Miss Brooklyn. But Kuntzman's ... More >>

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    July 29, 2008
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    July 3, 2008

    Going to the Dogs: Competitive Eating Edition

    You can check out my profile of Eater X and Crazy Legs Conti here. And today there's more breaking eating news, so let's get to it, shall we? Badlands Booker—eater, 7 train conductor and hip hop artist with albums such as Hungry and Focused: The Ingestion Engine—is apparently coming out of reti ... More >>

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    June 11, 2005
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    February 20, 2001

    A Peach of a Contract

    'Savoy' Redefines Master-Slave Relationship