Discussion posted by: IRWeasel
At a Brooklyn beer garden, patrons squeezed together on picnic tables to sip on lagers. In Manhattan’s Upper East Side, they huddled outside a diner after dark. And in the East Village, a flock of New Yorkers spent the city’s first Friday since its reopening crowded shoulder-to-shoulder on the sidewalk. As a jazz band played outside the bars on St. Marks Place, there were more frosty beverages than covered faces to be seen.