In their way, I think both ads tell half-lies. I mean, yes, it is literally true that your sullen teenager could be secretly making a heartwarming movie about how much he loves his extended family. But as someone who was a sullen, phone-addicted teen , I can report that neither I nor my friends were chronicling our family lives the way Apple’s teen does. — WNYC: “The Apple Ad Everyone is Crying About”
CBS News is taking correspondent John Miller’s expected exit for a job with Bill Bratton at the New York Police Department hard, despite his role in yet another recent controversy over a “60 Minutes” report.
“It’s devastating,” one CBS News staffer told Capital. “A huge loss,” another said. — Insider out | Capital New York
I think one of the problems is a lot of journalists just have never looked around the world. Your smirk shows that you haven’t been outside the country and don’t know what poverty means elsewheres. — Mayor Michael Bloomberg to a reporter who asked about his response to the Times’ story about a homeless girl and her family.
Yes, that is a real dish.
A look at this week’s cover, “Snow Angel,” by Barry Blitt: http://nyr.kr/JqZJlt
Barry Blitt does it again
Talib Kweli & Friends - Tickets - Brooklyn Bowl - Brooklyn, NY, December 17, 2013 | Ticketfly -
Ok BK, Lets do this. I want to make this the best homecoming show ever! #GRAVITAS
Cop literally gives homeless guy the shirt off his back.
Feel like one of these beards shouldn’t be on this page.
WSJ: “Salvation Army bell ringers have upped their game in recent years”
When Bratton abandoned Muslim mapping
Yes, a calendar full of taxi drivers. via Daily News
Senator Cory Booker, Rep. Grace Meng and her two kids.
De Blasio: Bratton thinks like me | Capital New York