Around 3:45 a.m. on Sunday, the bouncers started warning patrons of the Red Lion that if they left, they would not be readmitted. But inside, the bar was still serving, and the crowd was not thinning: this was a “lock-in.” Patrons had each paid $10 for the privilege of watching live, on one of the Greenwich Village bar’s many available screens, New Zealand play France for the Rugby World Cup. Kick-off would be at 4 a.m. Read More
The Sporting Life
A number of New York elected officials are rallying on behalf of the Iroquois Lacrosse Team, currently held up at JFK and waiting to fly out to the 2010 World Lacrosse Championships in Manchester, England.
Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand wrote a letter to Secretary of State Hillary Clinton (the woman she replaced in the Read More