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Ooohhh Baby


People are talking about Coney Island again.


But one item just off Surf Ave doesn't get a whole lot of attention...

What makes a moon a half moon?


It's in shadow of course.


Add a 5 block proximity to a timeless classic windows image match on 23rd street--a numerical 'or more' folks just can't let go of--


and this wildly coincidental image caption depicting a literal red rectangle outline,

(I honestly did not fabricate that caption. It's the title of the article that this image went with. But no, I don't seriously believe this is source material.)


And the Half Moon Hotel is looking pretty darn ok at a glance.



...but wait. Looks like in the 1950's it became the Metropolitan Jewish Geriatric Center. Imagine...

"where would daddy hide treasure?"

"At grandma's house!"

[the above hypothetical was pure conjecture. I have zero evidence for this.]


she's a rose, she's a pearl... the moon in the mist to me.


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