Or, at least, the city's film industry. Once upon a time the “Law & Order” franchise almost single-handedly kept things afloat. Those days are past, but Marvel's rag-tag band of superheroes is coming to the rescue.
For over a decade, the pseudonymous writer Jeremiah Moss has used his blog, Vanishing New York, to chronicle the slow but devastating disappearance of the city of old in all its gritty glory. Now, with a new book, he is ready to reveal who he is — and what he’s discovered.