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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, 100-50
    In advance of our 2014 Best of NYC issue, we're traipsing through the boroughs and divulging our favorite dishes of the year. 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....
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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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  • Boys Noize on Governors Island
    Baauer and Boys Noize's co-headling tour, dubbed "Run X," stopped on Governors Island on Sunday, August 10. Other performers included Spank Rock and Amanda Blank, a DJ set from LE1F, Baauer with surprise guest A$AP Ferg, and Boys Noize who finished out the night. Photos by Loren Wohl for the...
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  • St. Vincent Closes Out Celebrate Brooklyn!
    Annie Clark (aka St. Vincent) closed out the Celebrate Brooklyn! summer concert series at the Prospect Park Bandshell on Saturday, August 9. San Fermin opened the show. Read our full St. Vincent at Celebrate Brooklyn! concert review. Photos by Jena Ardell for the Village Voice. See...
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  • The Mad Decent Block Party Takes Over Coney Island
    MCU Park -- normally home of the minor league Brooklyn Cyclones on Coney Island -- was taken over on Saturday, August 9, 2014 by the touring party extravaganza known as the Mad Decent Block Party. For the third year in a row the event attracted twerking enthusiasts and party animals. On the...
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