Daily Archives: January 28, 2009

Astroland Rocket

The Astroland Rocket of Coney Island finally found a new home.  Former Astroland co-owner, Carol Hill Albert donated the super-awesome Rocket to the NYC Economic Development Corp. on behalf of the Coney Island History Project.  We still don’t know where … Continue reading

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Archiving Women

Cool conference @ Columbia this Friday: And check out this related project: Engendering the Archive.

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Worst Joke Ever

Ok, so, this post isn’t Brooklyn-related, but this is an important document of our times:   Watch George H.W. Bush telling an infuriating joke about women: I’m looking forward to having the space to discuss the ramifications of things like … Continue reading

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