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An Abandoned Island In The Center Of NYC

North Brother Island is a completely abandoned island in the heart of one of the most expensive cities in the world. While it is now off limits due to its critical role as a bird sanctuary, the history of the island is truly fascinating, as are the many photos documenting its current, rundown condition.

Daily Goodness

Daily Goodness

Quote of the Day:
“An artist is somebody who produces things that people don’t need to have.” -Andy Warhol

Fact of the Day:
The Yankees used to play Liza Minnelli’s version of New York New York after loses and Frank Sinatra’s after wins but stopped after Liza started being a bitch about it. –Source

Today’s Holiday:
Checkers Day

Link of the Day:
Great wood painter Audrey Kawasaki.