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  1. election 2020
    Trump’s Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame Has Been Boarded UpMetaphorical.
  2. vandalism
    Frederick Douglass Statue Vandalized Over July 4th WeekendThe statue was torn down from its base in a Rochester park and found near the edge of a gorge.
  3. everyday racism
    Someone Drew Swastikas on These NYC Dorm-Room DoorsThe anti-Semitic graffiti appeared on four doors at a New School dormitory.
  4. vandalism
    Donald Trump’s Walk of Fame Star Was Vandalized by a Man With a SledgehammerFirst they came for the sidewalks.
  5. campus protest
    Who ‘Censored’ the Portraits of Black Harvard Law Professors?Was it an electrical-tape hate crime?
  6. crimes and misdemeanors
    ‘Very Drunk’ California Man Defaces Historic RocksHe wrote “blow jobs 24-7” on a bighorn sheep carving.
  7. Crime Scene
    Anti-Gentrification Protesters Attacked a Cereal Café in LondonCustomers felt “terrified for their lives.”
  8. vandalism
    Someone Wrote ‘Rapist’ on Bill Cosby’s Walk of Fame StarIt’s a fitting visual metaphor.
  9. kids today
    Teens Literally Caught Red-Handed While Vandalizing Civil War Memorial The Simpsons did it.
  10. beauty vandalism
    How to Commit a Felony Using Nothing But MascaraCheck out this evil, beautiful teen genius.
  11. guilty as charged
    Justin Bieber Charged With Misdemeanor Vandalism for EggingYes, for egging.
  12. crimes and misdemeanors
    Someone Slashed Peter Vallone’s TiresAnd probably got caught on camera.
  13. come on
    Jackie Robinson Statue Defaced in Most Offensive Way PossiblePeople suck.
  14. crimes and misdemeanors
    Religious Vandalism in Brooklyn Was NondenominationalThe suspect hit both Christian and Jewish buildings.
  15. vandalism
    Washington, D.C., Is Covered in Green PaintTwo more landmarks were hit after the Lincoln Memorial.
  16. citi bike
    The ‘Shiti Bike’ Sticker Campaign Is Upon UsSomeone doesn’t like the bike share.
  17. school daze
    The School Bus Strike Has Taken a Violent TurnSomeone punctured tires of idle buses.
  18. vandalism
    Brooklyn Civil War Statue Drenched in PaintRight before its anniversary.
  19. Ed Sullivan Theater Vandal Debuts New ExcuseUnfortunately, “It’s the Irish in me,” doesn’t hold up in court.
  20. Crimes
    Lansky’s Deli Hit by VandalsThey’ll be closed until at least tomorrow night.
  21. love and war
    Breaking Up With a Well-Connected NYPD Sergeant Is Hard to DoLove makes even important people commit crazy acts of vandalism.
  22. Ed Sullivan Theater Vandal Just Had a ‘Rough Day’An above-average rough day with a dash of public urination.
  23. ows spring offensive
    Tompkins Square Park Closed Last Night After Black-Clad Rampage It’s not clear yet if it was tied to Occupy Wall Street.
  24. Mediavore
    Accused McDonald’s Vandal Pleads Not Guilty; TSA Asks Mom to Pump Breast MilkPlus long lines and fancy sandwiches at Jose Andres’ D.C. food truck and more, all in our morning news round-up.
  25. vandalism
    Baby Jesus and Virgin Mary Statue Defaced With KISS MakeupIn Williamsburg, of course.
  26. Issues
    Future Toby’s Public House Plagued by VandalsThey’re being bullied.
  27. hate crimes
    Brooklyn Vandals Won’t Quit With the Anti-SemitismMore swastika graffiti turned up over the weekend.
  28. drinking
    James Whittemore Isn’t Quite Sure How Much He Drank Before He Trashed the Ed Sullivan TheaterNot surprising.
  29. neighborhood news
    Tompkins Square Park Sculpture Gets Installed, Crocheted, and Defaced in the Space of Three DaysThanks for the memories, Alphabet City.
  30. Crime
    Fathom Seafood House Suffers Vandalism; Still Awaits OpeningThe anxiously awaited restaurant and bar from Fish and Little Fish’s owners was vandalized over the weekend.
  31. contests
    Rag & Bone Needs Some Decorating HelpThey’re turning to Facebook to pick a muralist for their Houston Street store.
  32. Eatiquette
    Have You Ever Experienced Restaurant Rage?A trio of McDonald’s and Olive Garden customers sure did.
  33. Closings
    The Ghost of Señor Swanky Still Haunts Bleecker StreetAfter five months, no one has claimed the ‘celebrity hangout”s iconic banner.
  34. apropos of nothing
    Is This Guy Banksy?According to an anonymous waitress and several bar patrons, he sure is!