My recap of the Kudamm in Berlin after Germany beat Argentina in the World Cup. Us Germans have a habit of destroying things when we get overly excited and there was no better time to destroy our city than after a World Cup win. In other words, Berlin turned into war zone.
"You want real Brooklyn. You want Brooklyn that doesn’t look like a J. Crew on 6th Street. A Starbucks off of Lorimer. You want Brooklyn that looks like it did in 1999 and smells like it did yesterday. Because it’s New York, and it will always smell horrible, no matter how much you’re throwing down for rent, no matter how much your friend just bought those Saint Laurent jeans for. You want Brooklyn how photographer Abdul Kircher sees it. So he gives it to you.”
“MORE. MORE. MORE. Neon words scream out over a writhing room glittery, gorgeous bodies. The boys look like girls and the girls look like boys and everyone is dressed better than you are. Photographer Abdul Kircher cuts the two-block deep line waiting to get in to cover opening night.”
“Grab the blue eyeliner; we’re heading to Queens. Photographer Abdul Kircher is on the move, heading uptown for a Crysto Martyr performance with model Omahyra and co. We’ve got headbanging, blunt smoking, and a Virgin Mary portrait flanked by two busted ACs. Welcome to New York.”