The focus of their blogs is not crap. But they certainly recognize it when they see it.
This one comes to us from Steve, host of Queens Central:
"I’d like to throw my hat into the Queens Crap ring tonight with a little gem I spotted a couple of weeks ago on 113th Street around 76th Road but only got the chance to photograph this past weekend. It’s a brand-new Fedders special with the usual red brick and balconies. By and large, I don’t mind it that much — the builders even threw in some window detailing, hardly a given with these things. But what’s that leading up to the second-story entrance? More...
Over in Astoria, Joy laments the destruction of a once- beautiful part of the neighborhood: Oh, Astoria, Please Stop Changing
And in South Jamaica, The Progressive Southside wonders: "We see new homes built from scratch in just a matter of weeks. We see one family ranch-style or bungalow homes that are turned into 'Southeast Queens McMansions' ... We're striving for the American dream to own a home. But at what price?"