The Village got gentrified. Now it has the quaintness of a stage set in storage. The same thing has happened to similar scenes—Provincetown, Taos, the Hamptons, where Pollock could once afford to live—the difference being that the Village had lasted so very long.
[Mayor Bloomberg has] got power over the schools. Why doesn’t’ he force schools to have an hour-long P.E. and run the kids hard?
I don’t think we need to be in Brooklyn. We’re bringing Brooklyn with us.