- Strange dispute with landlord and tenant turned fatal
- The Taxi and Limousine Commission considers Metrocards for taxis
- That eternal debate: Is drinking good for you?
- The fencing of Washington Square Park has its many detractors
- Purple carrots are in season
- The Star Wars nerds are in full force in the city!
- The U.N. thinks about moving to Brooklyn temporarily
- Check out Chris Ofili's lovely watercolors at the Studio Museum in Harlem
- Gothamist ponders a geographically correct subway map
- Thoughts on some new books of summer
- And why the cows came

This Tuesday, it's Gothamist's first comedy show, Laughable Hype! The show - hosted by Paul Scheer and Rob Huebel, with comedians Aziz Ansari, Chelsea Peretti, Nick Kroll, and Jessi Klein - is at Tonic, and tickets are $7 (buy them here) - we hope to see you there.

Plus, the week in full.