GO Brooklyn: The Brooklyn Paper#8217;s essential guide to the Borough of Kings
Books: Park Slope photojournalist Scout Tufankjian spent two years on the bus with Barack Obama. Now she’s $32,000 in debt, but has a priceless book coming out next week. Comment

Ready, Set, Gondry!

Ready, Set, Gondry!

Cinema: Filmmaker Michel Gondry isn’t trying to teach people how to make movies — he just believes we don’t have to rely on Hollywood for all our fun. Comment

Barack: He’s just like US!

Books: Taking a page from US Weekly, we asked Scout Tufankjian to look back on her two years on the road with Sen. Barack Obama and reveal the real man behind all her stunning pictures. It turns out, this star really is just like us! Comment

How to make films

Cinema: In his book, “You’ll Like This Because You’re in It: The Be Kind Rewind Protocol,” the filmmaker behind “Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind” and “The Science of Sleep,” offers his tips for making movies. In an interview with GO Brooklyn, he went further. Comments (1)

‘Black’ is beautiful

Art: A new photography exhibit at the Brooklyn Museum will enjoy, to say the least, good timing. Comment

Simcha speaks!

Books: Simcha Weinstein has done it again. The hippest, coolest Hasidic rabbi in the city — he has his own Web site, even! — has come out with another book about pop culture. Comment

Super stores

Shopping: Ricky’s, the edgy drugstore and makeup emporium, isn’t letting a downturn in the economy stop the party. In fact, it’s expanding. Comment

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