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- So painful to watch: When two people kiss for the first time and it's at their wedding and it's filmed for a reality show.
- A.J. Daulerio is the new editor at Gawker; he was apparently considering other offers.
- Everyone still loves the love locks on the Brooklyn Bridge.
- Rep. Barney Frank is retiring next year.
- In Long Island, there's a pile of trees that have been rotting since Hurricane Irene knocked 'em down.
- An obese child was removed from his home in Ohio; the third grader is around 200 pounds.
- The mystery surrounding the murder of an East Harlem woman.
- Yao Ming is a Chinese wine baron now, apparently.
- Provocative filmmaker Ken Russell died at 84.
- Tree grows through an auto body shop in Queens.
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