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01/02/2011 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Times' Brooklyn Brewery Typo Leads To Huge Coney Backlash

Yesterday the Times' City Room blog reported that Brooklyn Brewery was rumored to be negotiating to open a beer hall in Phony Island -- which is what we're calling it from now on, thank you very much. The Post also wrote today that "sources said" Brooklyn Brewery was the favorite to operate a beer garden. But don't boycott the brewery just yet: An operations employee there, Brian Dochney, tells us (and we believe him) that it's absolutely not true, and indeed all mention of Brooklyn Brewery has mysteriously disappeared (without a correction) from the City Room post. "The article was supposed to read a Brooklyn brewery, not the Brooklyn Brewery," he says.

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