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L.I.C.’s embarrassing ‘chewed up bubblegum’ sculpture installed.

“What the hell is that? Are they trying to distract drivers more”? This was the first comment I heard from a passerby as I watched a work crew installing L.I.C.’s newest, and arguably ugliest piece of public art. The work, commissioned by the NYC Department of Cultural Affairs, was first planned over two years ago. […]



Make yourself great again, 2016.

The way to ‘make America great again’ isn’t by kicking and screaming that ‘they took our jobs’. Globalization happened, the horse left the barn over 20 years ago. NAFTA was written by the teams of GW Bush 1, Carlos Salinas de Gortari, and Brian Mulroney. You can blame both houses Bush and Clinton for that […]



Moore McCormack’s Brooklyn Pier

This summer, the abandoned remains of Moore McCormack’s Brooklyn facility are being wiped off the face of the planet.



Disassembling Liz Crowley’s Dumb Light Rail on the Bushwick Branch Idea

Crowley standing with a map that shows the Bushwick branch as part of light rail network – photo credit: DNAinfo.com/Ewa Kern-Jedrychowska If there’s one thing I can’t get enough of, it’s stupid politicians with stupid ideas talking about things they clearly don’t know anything about.



Abandoned LIRR Woodhaven Blvd Station (Rockaway Beach Branch)

The Woodhaven blvd rockaway beach branch station is an important neighborhood piece of infrastructure that currently sits in ruins.



Abandoned Panasonic / Bergdorf Goodman Warehouse (43-30 24th Street, LIC)

One more of LIC’s industrial relics is not long for this earth.



Landmarked NYPD 68pct targeted for demolition.

Unbelievable but true, the city now wants to de-landmark a building.



Greenpoint Terminal Warehouses – a decade after the fire

Greenpoint Terminal is the gift that keeps on giving, even a decade later.



Allied Extruders

The end of the line for one of LIC’s last large manufacturers.