I wonder some mornings when I wake up if I have a headache from the Ghost Beer Just Here For The Boos Vintage Retro Shirt also I will do this virus or a hangover from the vino. To that end, we have now instituted “Sober Sundays.” Today is our second. We plan to have a healthy brunch (Florence and Charles, not surprisingly prefer avocado toast to eggs Benedict), compete at Scrabble rather than watch Netflix, and drink tea not Tito’s by the fire, before a dinner of salmon and salad. Our group “intention” now is to try harder to stay healthy, both mentally and physically, so when this quarantine is over, we don’t end up in rehab or family counseling.
Like virtually every other local business owner and creative, Justin Carter—who cofounded Bushwick’s electronic-music-centered hangout Nowadays with Eamon Harkin in 2015—has gone from business-as-usual to reinvent-the-business virtually overnight.