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Has Bushwick become the hood for gays in Brooklyn?

Is Bushwick the new gay hotspot in Brooklyn?

(photo via NextMagazine.com)

The days of gay clubs clustering into one or two New York City neighborhoods are over. Even my old stomping grounds over in Bushwick, that’s in Brooklyn, evidently has a booming nightlife scene for the gay party goers.

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Mayor Ed Koch has died at 88 years old

Former New York City Mayor Ed Koch has died

BREAKING NEWS- Former New York City Mayor Ed Koch has died.  He was 88 years old.

Koch has been in and out of the hospital recently but remained in good spirits up until the last minute.

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Theatre Review: “Camille”

Camille

“Ridiculous theatre”, a tradition of queer theatre born in New York in the 1960s, has its own particular acting style that mixes high camp, high energy, maniacal precision and an almost supernatural conviction. Director John V. N. Philip’s entertaining revival of Camille by Charles Ludlam – Ridiculous theatre’s most accomplished playwright – succeeds best when the actors involved have a command of that vivid, kaleidoscopic acting style.

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Kristin Davis running for Mayor of New York City

Kristin Davis running for New York City Mayor

“Manhattan Madame” Kristin Davis is the latest candidate to throw her name into the race for New York City Mayor.

Davis is best known for running the escort agency that brought down former New York Governor Eliot Spitzer, and this isn’t her first time running for political office.

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De Blasio enters race for New York City Mayor

Bill De Blasio enters NYC Mayor's Race

Bill De Blasio, the current New York City Public Advocate, announced this weekend that he is running for Mayor.

De Blasio, a Democrat, says he made the announcement in his home-borough of Brooklyn to send out the statement that he wants “to be a mayor for the neighborhoods.” He criticized current Mayor, Michael Bloomberg, for “ignoring the outer boroughs.”

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