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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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  • Blood Orange Closes Out the Central Park Summerstage Season
    Dev Hynes (aka Blood Orange) closed out the Okayplayer Summerstage Central Park concert series on Saturday, August 16 with openers Moses Sumney, and Sean Nicholas Savage. Photos by Sachyn Mital for the Village Voice. See also: Concert review: Blood Orange on February 6, 2014 at Webster Hall
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  • Hundreds Gather in NYC to Protest Michael Brown's Death
    Hundreds gathered in several areas of New York City on Thursday, August 14, along with many other cities across the country to protest what they describe as excessive force used by the police. Organizers called for a national moment of silence; coming days after unarmed 18-year-old Michael...
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  • Michael Brown and Ferguson: The Story in Photos
    On Saturday, August 9, 2014, eighteen-year-old Michael Brown was walking with a friend on the 2900 block of Canfield Drive in Ferguson, Missouri, when the two came across a Ferguson police officer. What happened next is unclear, but after a series of gunshots, Michael Brown was lying face down...
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  • The People of Antiques Roadshow In NYC
    It was hard to avoid comparing the New York stop of the Antiques Roadshow to a low-key casino without the seedy underbelly. The temperature in the Javits Center on Saturday was meat locker-freezing, Rascal scooters zipped by every few minutes (often with paintings and other wrapped ephemera...
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  • The Final Nights at Subway Inn
    Update, August 20, 2014: "Judge Keeps Subway Inn's Doors Open For Now" It's a quarter to midnight on a Saturday. It could be Subway Inn's last Saturday night if the bar closes on August 15, as its owners have announced it will. Right now, no one seems particularly concerned by the oversized...
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