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Scenes From Irene of the Day: Irene NYC: Two filmmakers set scenes from Hurricane Irene's impact on NYC to the tune of Debussy's "Clair de lune."

[devour.]

hurricane irene nyc Surreal Sight - 5139237888
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Surreal Sight of the Day: Another rare sight thanks to Hurricane Irene: Times Square mostly abandoned on a Saturday night after Mayor Bloomberg tells New Yorkers to stay inside.

Live shot here.

[@bradwalsh.]

Grand Central Terminal hurricane irene MTA nyc Once-In-A-Lifetime Shot - 5138516224
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Once-In-A-Lifetime Shot of the Day: The MTA shut down Grand Central Terminal today ahead of Hurricane Irene, allowing Metro-North Railroad Press Secretary Marjorie Andres to snap this rare photo of the world's largest train station all-but-deserted in the middle of the day.

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Street Art of the Day: Cast Away-themed Hanksy homage to Banksy's iconic "Flower Chucker" spotted in the Lower East Side.

[wooster.]

Day Into Night nyc Photo Series Stephen Wilkes - 5098849536
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Photo Series of the Day: This day-night composite shot of NYC's iconic Flatiron Building is part of Stephen Wilkes' Day Into Night photo series, on display at Chelsea’s Clamp Art Gallery from September 8th through October 29th.

Wilkes photographs a scene "for a minimum of ten hours, from the same perspective, capturing a fluid visual

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This is Funny, You Should Watch It of the Day: Comedian Sean Kleier takes to the streets of NYC ahead of Independence Day to pay homage to his favorite American president: Bill Pullman.

[brobible / thd.]

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Fighting Words of the Day: Some joker throws a boot at Henry Rollins during an interview with Dinosaur Jr. at Terminal 5, learns that throwing a boot at Henry Rollins is not a particularly smart thing to do.

(Starts at 9:00.)

[jayporks / reddit.]

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Everybody Needs A Hobby of the Day: 43-year-old "urban gold miner" Raffi Stepanian of Queens -- a freelance diamond setter by trade -- says he brings in over $500 a week sifting through the streets of Manhattan's Diamond District in search of gold, diamonds, and other precious materials.

"The streets of 47th Street are litera