Stonewall Inn

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  • New art piece atop Clinton Hill’s Broken Angel Condo pays tribute to the building’s history. [Brownstoner]
  • City Comptroller Scott Stringer wants to make Stonewall Inn a national monument for its role in the modern LGBTQ movement. [NYP]
  • A tweet-based comparison shows that residents of Arlington, Texas hate tourists more than New Yorkers. [CityLab]
  • The gentrifier’s guide to not being an a**hole . [Village Voice]
  • This fun infographic explains what your bagel and spread of choice say about you. [Mashable]
  • Here’s how much time people in U.S. cities waste sitting in traffic. [Tech Insider]

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Stonewall Inn, Christopher Street, LGBT history
  • Just in time for LGBT Pride Month, the Landmarks Preservation Commission is looking to designate the Stonewall Inn as a city landmark. [NYT]
  • Looking back at the Theater District’s 1982 Broadway Massacre. [Ephemeral NY]
  • A forthcoming, untitled opera will depict the feud between Robert Moses and Jane Jacobs. [NYO]
  • This map uses NYPD data to show just how “mean” the streets of New York can be. [CityLab]
  • Is this the ultimate beach umbrella? It digs into the sand and provides enough shelter for two beach chairs and a cooler. [Kinja Deals]

Images: Stonewall Inn (L); Robert Moses/Washington Square Park (R)


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