Michael Enright, 21, is facing charges of second-degree attempted murder as a hate crime, second-degree assault as a hate crime, second-degree aggravated harassment as a hate crime and fourth-degree criminal possession of a weapon, said New York police Detective Mark Nell. Authorities said he was highly intoxicated at the time of the incident.
The New York City Landmarks Commission unanimously voted Tuesday to deny landmark designation to the site of the proposed mosque near Ground Zero, paving the way for the controversial community center and worship space to rise two blocks from the site of the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks.
Is it a metaphor for the music industry turning Black Music into something seemingly cute and cuddly but actually much more perverted and dangerous? Or is it just a random moment in the weirdest and most eclectic city on the planet? Watch the video and you decide.