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Posted on: December 1st, 2008 at 2:58 pm by

Happy Bloody Mary Monday! Today marks the 75th anniversary of the breakfast drink, which was originally concocted in Manhattan by French bartender Ferdinand Petiot [Gothamist]

The nexus of the universe is still at 1st and 1st. Saturday night at Sutra, a Long Island lass slashed her boyfriend’s throat with a bottle she broke over his head [Gothamist]

A 2,000 square-foot apartment in Chelsea fetched $1,200 in the eighties. Pray for further downward pressure on the housing market continues [Ephemeral NY via Curbed]

A piece on the lost music venues of Manhattan [Perfect Sound Forever via EVG]

Video of a Punjabi wedding on the LES [GB]

Hunter-Gatherer has more on the closing of Five Rose’s [HG]

Good news for Essex Market shoppers. In December, the market will be open on Sundays from 10 AM to 4 PM. I am hoping that the schedule remains the same in 2009 [Racked]

Read about the phenomenon of NYC street corners [NYT via SB]

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