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The first time I saw scrapple on a menu, I was intrigued. But when I asked for a definition, I was disappointed. “Scrapple is pork mush,” said my dining companion. While I have always been a major fan of pork, mush reminds me of prison food in movies. And no one would voluntarily eat movie prison food, which I imagine is even worse than real life prison food. But as it turns out, this so-called...
When I was growing up, breakfast during the week was boxed cereal or, on occasion, french toast sticks thawed quickly in the microwave. But come Saturday, I’d wake to find my dad standing at the stovetop stirring a saucepan of grits. He’d dress his with Crystal hot sauce, while I’d make a bowl that was essentially equal parts grits and ketchup. Eventually my tastes matured, and I abandoned ketchup altogether in order to savor...
We all know Williamsburg real estate is booming—post-post-booming at this point—with developers and other cash-rich sharks eager to scoop up land and properties to flip, redevelop, and resell at crazy profits to crazy people who can still afford to live in Williamsburg. Those days are behind us now, it seems. They were simpler times. This week, it was reported that developer Joel Schreiber of Waterbridge Capital (guess where they're based) has flipped a Williamsburg...
We know, we know: with the passing of another day comes another Brooklyn real estate deal that will make us say (sometimes with an accompanying whimper), "What? ___ is closing?!" This is the Brooklyn we live in now. This is the Brooklyn we've lived in for awhile. And yet we still haven't allowed ourselves to become fully nihilistic about the prospects of this borough. We live here, after all; we're invested in keeping it,...