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Coney Island's Snake Charmer

by George Bodarky
snake charmer on Coney Island

George Bodarky, WFUV

She goes by the name of Princess Pat.  And her occupation is anything but typical.  She's a snake charmer, walks on broken glass, hangs upside down with a straight jacket on.

“Ah, what else?, said Princess Pat. "Laying down on a bed of nails, fire, and so on."

Morning Brief: July 28

by Jeff Coltin
Citi Bikes

Phil Roemer, flickr

That rumor mill wheel keeps turning for Citi Bike.  But the Times reports that the bike share system is reaching a deal for a new operator, and that could mean expansion into Queens, north in Manhattan, and east in Brooklyn.  Bronx biking will be but a dream for even longer.


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