Nabe News: December 15

Posted on: December 15th, 2009 at 1:41 pm by

Lou Reed iPhone App, the rise of “doucheoisie,” and CB3 SLA meeting recap, all in today’s LES neighborhood news!

According to Curbed, the three full-floor condos at the 143-year-old 316 Bowery (at Bleecker) have gone rental. But the penthouse is still on the market for $1.89 million [Curbed]

A recap of last night’s Community Board 3 SLA meeting [Eater]

Santa blowup caught in a compromising position on Fourteenth Street [EV Grieve]

Apparently sleeping with a married governor gets you a writing gig at the NY Post [Gothamist]

2009 is reportedly the year that “douche” and “douchebag” finally went mainstream. Jeremiah ponders the colloquial usage of the word in discussing the rise of the “doucheoisie” [Vanishing NY]

Lou Reed has an iPhone App which has nothing to do with music, and is an affirmation of his altacocker status. The program, dubbed Lou Zoom, enlarges the names and phone numbers in your contacts list. Decidedly not punk [NY Press]



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