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  • The Forty Punkest Shirts of Afropunk
    The 2014 Afropunk festival attracted thousands of people to Commodore Barry Park in Fort Greene over the weekend. Photographer Jena Cumbo brings back images of the best shirts she saw on Saturday, August 23, 2014. What makes them punk? If you have to ask, you pose! See also: The Forty Punkest...
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  • Thousands Protest the Death of Eric Garner
    The Reverand Al Sharpton led a procession of thousands during the "We Will Not Go Back" march on Saturday, August 23, 2014, to protest the police killing of an unarmed black man, Eric Garner, on Staten Island. The march took place peacefully, and ended in the mid-afternoon. Photos by C.S. Muncy...
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  • The Arcade Fire Opens Its Brooklyn Weekend
    Arcade Fire kicked off the first show of their three-night stay at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn on Friday, August 22, 2014. Opening the show were Unicorn and Dan Deacon. Photos by Emily Tan for the Village Voice. See also: Concert review: Arcade Fire - Barclays Center - 8/24/14
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  • The Ten Best Taquerias in NYC
    Like bedfellows and debut albums, we're omnivorous in our tastes, which is why we go to different taquerias for specific tacos -- al pastor here, shrimp tacos there. You want the best cecina? Not here. You have to go to Queens. It is hard to do one thing well, and since a taco has the potential...
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  • Sheltering Sky @ McCarren Hotel Rooftop
    In Williamsburg, McCarren Hotel and Pool's "Sheltering Sky" -- the rooftop bar -- hosted cool people for Sheltering Sky, on Wednesday, August 20 with music by Prince Terrence, Sean Louis and Cesar Soto. Jeffery Thomas hosted the party. Photos by Nate "Igor" Smith.
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  • Robyn at JBL Pier 97
    Robyn + Royksopp -- a pair of acts self-described as "most killingest pop star on the planet" and "two-headed Norwegian monster" respectively -- performed on Wednesday, August 20 at JBL Pier 97, in support of their first collaborative EP Do It Again. There was mesh, tank-tops and partying...
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  • Several Arrested During March Against Police Brutality
    A group of several hundred protesters gathered in Manhattan, marching late into the evening against police brutality. Marching to chants like "NYPD hey hey hey, how many kids did you kill today?" the group moved through the Lower East Side and East Village late into the night, taking to the...
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  • The 20 Hottest New Yorkers
    Start spreading the news: New York is full hot bodies! In a single New York minute, you can see sizzling singles noshing on cronuts at hot spots that absolutely radiate N-Y-C cool. But just like New York apartment prices, the awesomesauce of today is -- you know it! -- totes gone tomorrow....
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  • Drake vs. Lil Wayne in Queens
    The Drake vs. Lil Wayne tour stopped at Forest Hills Stadium in Queens on Tuesday, August 19, 2014. Photos by Emily Tan for the Village Voice. Read the full Drake vs. Lil Wayne NYC concert review. See also: Lil Wayne vs. Drake: A Battle of Album Arts
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  • Our 100 Favorite Dishes in New York City
    We're traipsing through the boroughs and divulging our favorite dishes of the of 2014. They're presented here as a countdown, but we're listing them in no particular order. Consider this a guide to what's good to eat in this town right this very second. Click on the link to read more about it...
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  • 20 Neo-Noir Films You Have to See
    The Voice's J. Hoberman was more mixed than most on Sin City when he reviewed it in 2005, but his description of the film as "hyper-noir" helps explain why this week's release of Sin City: A Dame to Kill For has us thinking back on the neo-noir genre. Broadly speaking, neo-noir encompasses...
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  • The Aeolian Ride Rolls Through NYC
    The Aeolian Ride -- Aeolian means "carried by the wind" -- is a wind-propelled bicycling experience, started by artist Jessica Findley, who was inspired when her jacket inflated behind her while she was riding her bike. She wanted to expand the experience and also to do something happy in the...
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