Yesterday afternoon the NYPD cops shot a Knife wielding man in Downtown Manhattan’s Time Square as New Yorker’s and tourist looked on and followed the chaos on the streets with their cell phones check the videos for the Mayhem that ensured. It took a dozen or more to pursue a man just holding a knife and more then 8 shots from Two cops to bring him down.
Classic footage of 1932 New York City shot Kristian St. Clair’s great uncle on a 16MM camera. Take a look at footage of Manhattan New York City and Time Square notice the original Scarface staring Paul Muni being played at the movies theater. (more…)
In August we posted a video of Nude Artist’s Model Zoe West being arrested for stripping down in Times Square and being painted in the name of art.
Now the artist’s model is planning a lawsuit against the city of New York for violating her civil rights. Her lawyer Ron Kirby told The New York Post “It is not illegal to be naked in New York as long as you are doing it for the purpose of a play, exhibition, performance or show.” Golub expressed his support for the legal action, which is set to happen today in front of the Manhattan federal courthouse. (more…)
Photos of Time Square in the 80′s when it was grimey and crime ridden filled with purse snatchers, pimps hoes and prostitutes.This photos were taken by Bill Butterworth for his book The Forty-Deuce from Powerhouse which is slated to come out in June.
Now it’s less money, less problems for Diddy — the hip-hop honcho has quietly settled all civil actions against him stemming from the infamous shoot-’em-up at Club New York more than a decade ago, The Post has learned.
Sean “Diddy” Combs, his former protégé Jamal “Shyne” Barrow and the now-defunct Times Square hot spot struck a deal earlier this year with three clubgoers shot by Barrow in the notorious 1999 melee, court records show. (more…)
Robert Burck, the Naked Cowboy and presidential hopeful, has been arrested… for wearing his undies in public, no less. This isn’t his first time, either—when he went to San Francisco in 2008 he was taken in for the same thing. (more…)