Late-day linkage: Emoji tracking, a Citi Bike interactive map and more

Find out what Time Out's editors are reading in today's roundup of late-day links.



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- It's the weekend! Here are 21 things to do, including an extreme pogoing competition and a Breaking Bad marathon.

- The New Yorker has an amazing interactive map/graphic of Citi Bike use over the course of one month. [New Yorker]

- The cronut craze continues: Anthony Bourdain guest-hosted for Piers Morgan on CNN last night and tried the confection for the first time live on the air. [Grub Street]

- Cats: not the heartless, human-hating creatures that people who dislike cats (better known as dummies) would have you believe. [Discovery News]

- Mayoral hopeful Christine Quinn proposed a bus rapid-transit system in the outer boroughs that would, in theory, improve commuting in farther-out areas of Queens, Brooklyn and the Bronx. [Capital New York]

- There's a website that tracks the most popular emojis being used on Twitter at any given time. Hearts: very popular! [Atlantic Wire]

- Expect service disruption on 18 subway lines this weekend. [DNAInfo]

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