Dan Rosenblum

Director Andrew Bujalski celebrates 10 years of 'Funny Ha Ha' with a big fan, Lena Dunham:

Andrew Bujalski's film Funny Ha Ha celebrated its 10th anniversary last night at Anthology Film Archives, with the director and one of his biggest fans, Lena Dunham, in attendance.

Bio: Dan Rosenblum is a regular contributor to Capital. He has written for The Jersey Journal, The Mott Haven Herald and the Hunts Point Express. Read more at DanRosenblum.com.

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Hakeem Jeffries gives the prison-gerrymander presentation at his old law school

Last night, a little more than a week after officially announcing his official run for Congress, Assemblyman Hakeem Jeffries spoke to approximately 150 law students about New York’s “prison-industrial complex.”

Jan. 24, 2012

 
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At Santos Party House, things get serious as Al Jazeera pitches New Yorkers

Al Jazeera English hosted a screening of one of its programs at Santos Party House to attempt to drum up support for the struggling network

Jan. 24, 2012

 
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Koch recalls conversations with Bloomberg and with Obama, who he thinks is ‘very lucky’

“Oh yeah, he’ll be reelected,” Koch said. “He’s a very lucky guy, because the Republicans are nuts.”

Jan. 20, 2012

 
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Bloomberg hopes teachers feel Cuomo’s heat, but still wants to keep things in the family

Mayor Michael Bloomberg indicated today that he was still optimistic the city and Governor Andrew Cuomo could find common ground in their determination to institute a teacher-evaluation system over the objections of the public teachers unions.

Jan. 18, 2012

 
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Students lay waste the Nadler and Slaughter districts, tear the Skelos gerrymander scheme to bits

Fans of “Abraham Lincoln riding a vacuum cleaner” or the “earmuffs” of Western New York likely won’t be happy with the results.

Jan. 17, 2012

 
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At Sharpton’s MLK Day event, denunciations of gun violence and stop-and-frisk policing, and varied receptions for actual and would-be mayors

"We were not worried about the police officer on the corner and the interaction," said Scott Stringer. "That’s because that child’s gonna look like me.”

Jan. 17, 2012

 
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Politicians testify, by their words and enthusiastic attendance, to Korean-American growth

“Nobody has proven how valuable immigration is more than the Korean people,” Charlie Rangel said.

Jan. 16, 2012

 
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Stringer wants a say in Bloomberg’s proposal to sell city-owned buildings downtown

“Lower Manhattan doesn’t need another hotel," Stringer said.

Jan. 16, 2012

 
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At a meeting about schools in Gravesend, Chancellor Walcott talks about deadlines and casinos

"[F]rom a government point of view, even in elementary schools, people should take a look at what it means for revenue that may be generated from casinos," Walcott said. "What’s the impact?"

Jan. 12, 2012

 
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The self-proclaimed ‘J-Hud Army’ that helped mob Idol-Dreamgirl Jennifer Hudson at New York memoir-signing

Jennifer Hudson appeared to sign her new memoir/self-help title I Got This at the Barnes & Noble on 5th Avenue

Jan. 11, 2012