Brooklyn Takeover… of baby names?

via Slate

People not from Brooklyn really seem to like it. According to a piece from web magazine Slate, Brooklyn was the most popular girl’s name starting with “B” in the United States in 2012, and the top name in 39 of 50 individual states in 2012. “Brooke” was the most common name in 3 other states. […]

Event: Release party today for book on Nets inaugural season

Author and friend of The Brooklyn Game Jake Appleman spent last season covering the Nets in-depth, and today marks the release party of “Brooklyn Bounce: The Highs and Lows of Nets Basketball’s Historic First Season in the Borough,” Appleman’s book on the team’s inaugural season. There will be some select readings from the book, as […]