Month: May 2011

Manhattanhenge Will Occur Today

Get ready, because today is the first of this year’s dual Manhattanhenge occurrences. Of course, this would be insanely awesome if I could actually get my head around what Manhattanhenge is. From Gothamist: The visually stunning event occurs twice a year, when the sun sets in perfect alignment with Manhattan’s […]

Weekly Wrap Up: 5/20/2011

Here’s my weekly list of stories I didn’t get to spin yarns about: “Rabbi” Abraham Abraham, best known for being that ripped old guy who made Coney Island and the just-above-freezing waters of the Atlantic his home, died on May 18 of bone cancer. End of an era. Cyclists in […]