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Entries Tagged as 'Bensonhurst'

In the Pool: Bensonhurst Sunset

February 1st, 2009 · 2 Comments

[Photo courtesy of geminicollisionworks/GL Flickr Pool] Bensonhurst! Looking good, kid.

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Potentially Funny Vid: Bensonhurst 11210

January 14th, 2009 · 5 Comments

This is actually a pretty old vid that kind of makes fun of a certain group in Bensonhurst. Since we are part Italian-American (and it is the part of our heritage we identify with most strongly), we don’t have a problem posting it, but we will warn those who might be sensitive to ethnic stereotyping, […]

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Brookyule Vid: Lights in Bensonhurst

December 25th, 2008 · 1 Comment

Almost like Dyker Heights, but Bensonhurst.

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Brooklyn Nibbles: The High Cost of Bensonhurst Mozzarella on the UWS

October 23rd, 2008 · 1 Comment

What happens to mozzarella made in Bensonhurst when it’s imported to that far off land known as the Upper West Side? Uh, the price goes up. Waaaaaay up. We see that Whole Foods in Columbus Circle’s Time Warner Center is selling “Lioni’s in Brooklyn” beautiful homemade mozzarella balls…for $9.50 a ball. Is this the same […]

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Disconnected in Brooklyn: Hottie at Spumoni Gardens

August 31st, 2008 · Comments Off on Disconnected in Brooklyn: Hottie at Spumoni Gardens

This is the first time we’ve eve had a Missed Connection from Spumoni Gardens, the pizza place and Italian Restaurant on 86th Street in Bensonhurst, and as such is very exciting: Hottie at Spumoni garden 12:00 noon / Black mercedes / married? – m4w – 42 (Spumoni Garden Brooklyn) I must say you are the […]

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Disconnected in Brooklyn Monday Special: Sexy Meat Girl

May 12th, 2008 · Comments Off on Disconnected in Brooklyn Monday Special: Sexy Meat Girl

There was such an abundance of Craigslist Missed Connection goodness this last week that we held a couple over. Here’s one we didn’t have a chance to get to. It’s short, sweet, to the point and amusing in a meaty kind of way: Ave U Meat Supreme Girl – m4w (Bensonhurst) Ave U Meat Supreme […]

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Bklink: 18th Avenue

February 11th, 2008 · Comments Off on Bklink: 18th Avenue

Here’s a detailed and photo-filled look at 18th Avenue and Bensonhurst that includes a walk on Christmas Eve. “A source of endless fascination to me has been the depiction of animals wearing crowns, chef hats, or similar anthropomorphism. At 61st Street, the Bari pig, captioned ‘King of the Sausage’ on other signs in Brooklyn, holds […]

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